Claudia Joy Wingo
Claudia Joy Wingo is a practicing Clinical Herbalist, RN, Naturalist, Chef and Public Health Educator. She has just returned recently after 4 ½ years in Australia where she completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Tropical Medicine and a Master in Public Health (MPH) at James Cook University, blending her passion for both bioscience, health and medicinal plants. She is excited to be back at Maryland University of Integrative Health, joining the faculty in the Integrative Science, Health Promotion and Herbal programs last Fall.
Claudia has special interest in paediatrics and women’s health. Her placement for completion of her MPH was spent working for an NGO in PNG & Bangladesh supervising paediatric & maternal health clinics, focusing on preventative health and nutritional epidemiology.
In Sydney Australia, she was a senior lecturer in Advanced Herbalism, Nutrition and Botany at Australasian College for Natural Therapies and acted as Head of Education on the Executive Board of the National Herbalist Association of Australia.
Previously she was Clinical Chair and Director of the Student Clinic in a Master of Science of Herbal Medicine degree program at the former TAI Sophia Institute in Laurel Maryland where she worked from 2001-2008. She also served as adjunct faculty at University of Maryland’s Complementary and Alternative Medicine program.