Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Presentation on Lyme Disease by Dr. Jasmine Wong, ND Sat Mar 23

You are invited to attend a free presentation by Dr. Jasmine Wong, ND, on the diagnosis and treatment of Lyme Disease, hosted by the Victoria Lyme Awareness and Support Group.    

Date:  Saturday, March 23rd  
Time:  10 a.m - 11:30 a.m.
Location:  Yakimovitch Wellness Centre,  Hillside Seniors Health Centre,  1454 Hillside Avenue, Victoria

There will be time for your questions after the presentation.  Refreshments will be provided.  

*Please RSVP to victorialyme@gmail.com as seating is limited to 55 persons.  


Dr. Jasmine Wong, ND completed her pre-medical studies at Simon Fraser University in 2000, obtaining a Bachelor of Applied Science in Kinesiology with a focus on cardiovascular health and rehabilitation. For the next 2 years she worked for the Japanese government as a language and cultural educator in the public school system. Upon returning to Canada, she successfully completed 4 years of the naturopathic medical studies at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto, including 2 years of internship at Canada's largest teaching clinic as well as the Parkdale Community Centre, providing care to people on income assistance. She served on the student body to initiate improvements in clinical education, serving as a liaison between faculty and students. Dr. Wong was also a member of the Naturopathic Sports Medicine Team, providing on-site naturopathic care at various sporting events in Toronto.

Beyond her ND designation, Jasmine has gone on to do advanced training in Intravenous Therapy, Doula services for expectant parents, Bowen Therapy and European biopuncture for pain management and injury, Advanced Cardiac Life Support and has achieved prescribing rights. She is one of the few NDs on the Island that has completed advanced training on First Line Therapy, a comprehensive healthy weight loss and body composition program. She is an avid speaker in the community, providing seminars to the general public as well as various corporate wellness programs. She has undergone advanced training on the proper use of Bio-Identical Hormone Therapy and Lyme disease treatment. She was recently nominated in the Best of Canada 2010 Awards for Natural Health Practitioners!