Eric R Secor Jr. ND, MS, LAc, DiplAc (NCCAOM)
|Institution||UConn Health Center|
263 Farmington Avenue
Dr. Eric Secor received his bachelors and pre-medical training at Central Connecticut State University, and his N.D. and M.S. from Bastyr University. While completing the doctoral and masters program at Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington, Dr. Secor specialized in integrative medicine and nutritional supplement education. His integrated experience includes clinic rounds in an HIV Integrated Care Clinic, Mind Body Clinic, Combined Natural Medicine and Acupuncture Clinic, a year experience in counseling, and advanced studies in The Kür Spa Course: Balneology and Health Resort Medicine in the Czech Republic, where he continues to consult with patient programs. He has worked and consulted for the nutriceutical industry since 1995. He successfully completed a postdoctoral fellowship with a concentration in immunology from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and just received a five year K-08 Career Development Award from NIH/NCCAM.
His current studies in the laboratory of Dr. Roger Thrall at the University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington include: the anti-inflammatory effects of botanical extracts such as Bromelain from Ananas cosmosus (common pineapple), the use of complementary medicine in clinical setting, completion of the Masters of Public Health degree, and postdoctoral course-work in immunology.