Candidate Anupama Kizhakkeveettil
2017 NAMA Board Member Candidate

Name:  Anupama Kizhakkeveettil, BAMS, MAOM, L.Ac., CMT, Ph.D., A.D.

State of Residence:   California

Committee Service:  National Exams Subcommittee

Membership Level:  Professional Member - Ayurvedic Doctor



Why would you like to serve on the board?

My main motivation is to provide my expertise and experience to facilitate the growth and success of NAMA and the development of Ayurveda nationwide.

What skills and experience do you see yourself contributing that will support the management, direction, and growth of the association?

  • I am currently working as Professor and Program Director for Ayurveda Medicine program at the Southern California University of Health Sciences.

  • I have presented more than 80 scientific papers in various research conferences. Many of these papers have been specially recognized at their respective conference and published more than 23 scientific journal articles.

  • Received 16 awards on research related activities.

  • I am one of the founding members of the Council of Ayurvedic Credentialing and currently serve on the Academic Committee, Board Member and Chair of the licensing committee of the California Association of Ayurvedic Medicine, and action board member of American Public Health Association.

  • I have served as an Ambassador of Ayurveda for the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine.

I have received great experience in working in an alternative medicine university; one of the prestigious universities for Chiropractic medicine, Acupuncture, and oriental medicine. Being exposed to different modalities of alternative medicine definitely help me to support Ayurveda development. 

Statement to the Membership:


I am passionate and driven by Ayurveda. My dream is to advocate for Ayurvedic education and strategize for its growth. My vision is to safeguard the Ayurvedic profession by promoting it as a leading alternative and integrative medicine.

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