The president of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) since 2004, Bob Bernhardt, B.Sc., M.Ed., LLM, PhD, has an impressive academic background spanning science, information systems, administrative law and higher education. He led the creation of new post-secondary education departments overseas, consulted on teacher education programs in the Middle East, and served as the president of the international Association of Accredited Naturopathic Medical Colleges (AANMC).
He was director of education for the Law Society of Upper Canada, where he was responsible for Ontario’s bar admission process and continuing legal education.
He serves on the Board of Learning for a Sustainable Future, a charity promoting sustainability through improved education across Canada.
At CCNM, he is responsible for ensuring the College delivers high-quality naturopathic medical education and clinical care, advances ground-breaking research and promotes the College’s reputation.