Vitamin IQ Scientific Team
Christine Maren D.O. is a board-certified physician and the founder of an innovative functional medicine practice in Colorado, Michigan and Texas. She was introduced to functional medicine after struggling with pregnancy complications and recurrent miscarriages. A functional medicine approach helped her address her own underlying health issues associated with gut infections, food sensitivities, hypothyroidism, hormone imbalance and environmental toxins.
She earned her medical degree (D.O.) at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University and later moved to San Antonio, Texas to train at one of the nation’s premier family medicine residency programs at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital. Dr. Maren is also a certified practitioner with the Institute of Functional Medicine.
Dr. Jaime Seeman is a board certified Obstetrician-Gynecologist with a passion for preventative medicine practicing in Omaha, Nebraska. She is a former collegiate athlete with a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition, Exercise and Health Sciences. She attended medical school at the University of Nebraska School of Medicine where she also completed her OB-GYN residency.
Dr. Seeman is a current fellow in Integrative Medicine at The University of Arizona. Known on social media as Doctor Fit & Fabulous, she has a passion for fitness and ketogenic therapies after her own struggle with weight gain, fatigue, low thyroid and pre-diabetes. She is married and has three young daughters.
Tim Noonan, MD is a board-certified (ABFM) family medicine doctor, with additional extensive functional medicine training through the Institute for Functional Medicine, practicing in Woodbury, MN. He received a BS in Exercise Science in 2004 and MD in 2008 from The University of Iowa. His professional areas of interest include nutrition, exercise, sleep, micronutrients, alternative treatments including botanicals and nutraceuticals, metabolic health, gut health, obesity, anti-aging, and autoimmune disease. Dr. Noonan is also a member of the organization Physicians for Ancestral Health.
Sarah Morgan is the co-founder of Even — a first-of-its-kind wellness company that was developed to meet the unique nutritional needs of individuals taking common prescription medications. Formulated to balance biochemistry, Even’s products enable individuals taking prescription medications to feel good while getting the benefits of their medications.
Beyond Even, Sarah has helped thousands of individuals with complex health issues using food and nutrients to optimize gene expression. For more than 13 years she ran a clinical practice in Denver, enabling individuals, communities and corporations to achieve their health and wellness goals. Sarah’s clinical practice focused on using food and nutrients to optimize gene expression and help individuals with complex health issues. She is also the author of a children’s book, Buddies in My Belly: a story about probiotics. Sarah earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. She holds a Masters of Science in Functional Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport.
Dr. Shelese Pratt, ND is a licensed naturopathic physician with a private practice in Boulder, Colorado. She believes in integrative and holistic medicine. Her practice is focused on neurology and complex medical conditions relating to metabolic disease. She uses functional medicine and her expertise in biochemistry and physiology to help patients get to the root cause of their symptoms through a strategic approach. The modalities she uses in her practice are nutrition (diet and nutritional supplements), botanicals, environmental medicine, classical homeopathy and hydrotherapy.
Dr. Pratt attended medical school at National University of Naturopathic Medicine and is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and Colorado Association of Naturopathic Physicians along with several other advanced trainings in her field.