Dr. Philp is a core faculty member in the School of Naturopathic Medicine and supervises shifts in naturopathic medicine and acupuncture and East Asian medicine at Bastyr Center for Natural Health.
- BA in art history and English literature from the University of Washington
- MS in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from Bastyr University
- Certificate in Chinese Herbal Medicine from Bastyr University
- Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University
Dr. Philp has been in practice since 1995 and has served in a variety of roles in the natural medicine field. She has been a professor at Bastyr University, Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine and Health Sciences. She was a technical advisor and senior editor for Thorne Research and served as a natural medicine consultant to organizations striving to present natural medicine accurately to health professionals and the public. She has written and edited articles for Alternative Medicine Review. She was recently a public health advisor for the State of Washington and chair of the Naturopathic Advisory Committee (NAC) for the Washington Department of Health's Quality Assurance Program.