David H. Nelson

David H. Nelson
Nova Institute for Health

Bachelor of Arts

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Introduction
Dave Nelson has interests in planetary health, complexity thinking, allegorical modelling, and generalism as it pertains to the interconnectedness of all things.
Additional affiliations
January 2019 - present
inVIVO Planetary Health Network
Position
  • Fellow
January 2014 - April 2019
The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
Position
  • Researcher

Publications

Publications (4)
Conference Paper
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The “Earthrise” photograph, taken on the 1968 Apollo 8 mission, became one of the most significant images of the 20th Century. It triggered a profound shift in environmental awareness and the potential for human unity—inspiring the first Earth Day in 1970. Taking inspiration from these events 50 years later, we initiated Project Earthrise at our 20...
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The “Earthrise” photograph, taken on the 1968 Apollo 8 mission, became one of the most significant images of the 20th Century. It triggered a profound shift in environmental awareness and the potential for human unity—inspiring the first Earth Day in 1970. Taking inspiration from these events 50 years later, we initiated Project Earthrise at our 20...
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Four decades ago, several health movements were sprouting in isolation. In 1980,the environmental group Friends of the Earth expanded the World Health Organization definitionof health, reminding citizenry that, “health is a state of complete physical, mental, social andecological well-being and not merely the absence of disease—personal health invo...
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North American naturopathic medicine is a distinct form of practice that is woven into the larger fabric of integrative medicine; in a number of US states and Canadian provinces, naturopathic doctors enjoy a wide scope of practice, including the ability to make diagnoses, order tests, use medical technology, write prescription drugs, and perform mi...

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