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President and Legislative Chair
A naturopathic physician and registered pharmacist, Dr. Rick Liva, RPh, ND, has twice served as president of the Connecticut Society of Naturopathic Physicians and is a member of the Naturopathic Physicians Association. Outside of work, Dr. Liva enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, traveling, and kayaking on the Connecticut River.
In addition to private practice, Dr. Goodman has been an adjunct professor at the University of Bridgeport’s College of Naturopathic Medicine, is the author of The Omega Solution, and was appointed by Governor M. Jodi Rell to serve on the Connecticut State Board of Naturopathic Examiners.
Dr. Jackie Germain has been practicing naturopathic medicine since 1982, specializing in botanical medicine, clinical nutrition and counseling. She is a graduate of National College of Naturopathic Medicine and is a founding member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians.
Dr. Sarah Ouano is a 2011 graduate of National University of Health Sciences (IL). She currently works as a communications consultant for naturopathic businesses and organizations nationwide and is located in Philadelphia, PA.