Jon is a researcher and lecturer in complementary medicine at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) and University of Washington (USA). Jon has lectaured in naturopathy at universities around the world and is the current Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Naturopathic Medicine. He has also co-edited the first evidence-based clinical textbook on naturopathy which is now used as a core text in naturopathic courses four continents. He is a regular commentator on complementary medicine, public health and health policy.
Jon is actively involved in complementary medicine and public health research and is a collaborator on projects such as the Women’s Health Australia study, the Hunter Community Study and the 45 and Up Study. He is a director of the Network of Researchers in the Public Health of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NORPHCAM). He regularly contributes to peer-reviewed journals. Jon is also a committee member of the Public Health Association of Australia’s Public Health Research Advisory Group (PHRAG) as well as their Evidence, Research and Policy Special Interest Group in Complementary Medicine.
Jon is a director of HerbsontheHill, coordinating the Research arm, which has a governance agreement with the University of Technology Sydney UTS (with all relevant insurances) and the Australian Research Centre in Complementary and Integrative Medicine (ARCCIM) .