BANT AGM & Conference 2023
Dr. Dugald Seely, ND, MSc
Dugald Seely is a naturopathic doctor and clinician scientist based in Ottawa, Canada who has been caring for patients and conducting research in the field of integrative and naturopathic oncology for the past 20 years. Dr. Seely runs a clinical practice along with a multidisciplinary team of health care practitioners at the Centre for Health Innovation (home of the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre) and is the executive director for the Patterson Institute for Integrative Oncology Research with the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM). Dr. Seely serves as an affiliate investigator for the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, and as adjunct professor with the School of Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Ottawa. Dr. Seely completed his Master of Science in cancer research at the University of Toronto and has been awarded over 12 million dollars in grant research funding in the areas of clinical and synthesis research. Past president for the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians and recipient of the 2017 Rogers Prize, Dr. Seely aims to build on the evidence for naturopathic oncology and the practice of integrative oncology as a whole.
In research, Dr. Seely has led numerous clinical studies and synthesis reviews having published over 70 peer-reviewed papers. Seely is a frequent speaker and is actively engaged in the research community through a number of associations. In clinic, Dr. Seely sees patients three days a week at the OICC and is thrilled to be able to combine his passion for research and in the service of the patients he cares for.