Upcoming Events 2018-10-03T19:55:15+00:00

Upcoming Events

For Health Care Practitioners:

Dr. Melina Roberts is a lecturer of the Swiss Biomedicine Academy.

Swiss Biomedicine Academy is at Tempe, AZ September 26 – 29.

Modules 1 & 2 at Tempe AZ

Dr. Rau introducing Dr. Roberts to the Swiss Biomedicine Academy


Calgary Fermentation Festival

Topic: Microbiome: The Key to Optimal Health

Dr. Melina Roberts will let you in on the latest research on the human microbiome and how this may unlock the key to optimal health. Learn the signs that your microbiome may be out of balance and leading you away from optimal health towards dysfunction and disease. She will teach you what the important characteristics are of a healthy microbiome and how you can build your own.

DATE: Saturday, October 13, 2018

Location: Chinese Cultural Centre – 197 1 St SW, Calgary, AB T2P 4M4

To purchase ticketshttps://www.facebook.com/events/1423797841056563/


Topic: Learn Effective Ways to Build a Strong Immune System

When it comes to colds and flus, our first instinct is to blame the people around us for getting us sick, but the truth is whether we get sick or not is actually dependent on our own immune system. The best defence against colds and flus is a strong immune system. Dr. Melina Roberts will be teaching effective ways to build a strong immune system and optimize your health.

DATE: Wednesday, October 24, 2018

TIME: 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Location: Planet Organic – Calgary North Market, 4625 Varsity Drive NW, Calgary, AB T3A 0Z9

Sign-up to save your seat in store location or by calling 403-288-6700.


An Evening Gathering for Women Discussing Breast Health Care

(based on the ‘Healthy Breast Foundations Program’ by Sat Dharam Kaur. N.D.)

A conversation on breast health led by Dr. Tory Jackson, evaluating our risk factors, screening methods and integrating protective strategies. Listen, share and meet others who are making conscious choices to improve breast and overall health. Mocktails and healthy eats will be served.

DATE: Saturday, October 27th

TIME: 10:00am – 11:00am

FEE: $20

Location: Advanced Naturopathic Health Centre, Suite 414, 4935 40th Ave N.W. , Calgary, AB (Market Mall Professional Bldg, 4th floor)

Phone 403-247-4646, or drop by the clinic to reserve your seat.

Invite your women friends!

Lunch and Learn Workshops

At Advanced Naturopathic Medical Centre we are committed to community outreach and dedicated to educating the community on health issues.  The NDs at ANMC graciously volunteer their time to give talks in the the community to raise people’s health knowledge.  If you are interested in a workshop, please give our clinic a call to arrange at 403-247-4646 or email us at staff@advancednaturopathic.com.

These are workshops that are done during the lunch hour. These workshops can be arranged at other times that are convenient for you, just give our clinic a call to schedule your workshop.


Women’s Health

During this workshop you will find out about the most up to date research on women’s health, you will learn ways to improve longevity and ways to balance your hormones.  Many women’s health problems such as menopause, osteoporosis, infertility and PMS are directly linked to an imbalance of female hormones.  This seminar will explore a natural approach to balancing your body, improving your health and truly enjoying life.

Digestive Health

Many people suffer from digestive issues such as gas, bloating, acid reflux, constipation, diarrhea, abdominal discomfort.  This workshop will explore the causes of digestive problems, solutions to resolving and healing the gut.


In our fast-paced society stress has become a way of life.  Stress is a normal physical response to feeling a threat.  The problem is when your body is in a constant state of stress this causes your nervous system to become out of balance.  By learning the signs and symptoms of stress you can protect yourself and reduce the harmful effects of stress on your body.

Healthy Eating and Balancing Your Metabolism

By optimizing your hormones, digestion, and biochemistry, we can boost your metabolism and propel your body into healthy weight loss. Learn how to get your body into better balance and lose weight in the process.

Immune Health

As we head into the winter months a strong immune system is important to combat viral infections, but it also plays a role in preventing chronic disease and cancer.  This seminar will explore a natural approach to supporting your immune system, balancing your body and improving your health.

Schedule Yours Today!




  • Dr. Roberts wrote Food and Moods in the Amber Approved Magazine Winter 2016 edition.
  • Dr. Roberts spoke on the topic of Healthy Gut, Healthy Body: Healing the Gut with Biological Medicine for BIOMED in Edmonton, AB on November 24th.
  • Advanced Naturopathic was a proud sponsor of the 9th Annual Candy Buy Back Event on November 2nd at Evans Dental Health and Wellness.
  • Dr. Roberts was a sponsored speaker at the British Columbia Naturopathic Association Conference in Vancouver, BC by BIOMED speaking on the topic of How to Truly Prevent Chronic Disease: Building a Healthy Child on October 28th.
  • Dr. Roberts spoke on the topic of Healthy Gut, Healthy Body: Healing the Gut with Biological Medicine for BIOMED in Calgary, AB on September 29th.
  • Dr. Roberts was a guest speaker at the Light Cellar Open House on Sunday July 31st where she spoke about Healthy Gut, Healthy Body.
  • Advanced Naturopathic Medical Centre sponsored the Amber Approved Stampede Breakfast on July 13th at Hotel Arts.
  • Dr. Roberts was a guest on NaturalHealth365 for a Radio Interview hosted by Jonathan Landsman on Sunday June 19th on the topic of Building a Healthy Child.
  • Dr. Roberts presented a webinar for Association of Perinatal Naturopathic Doctors (APND) about Building a Healthy Child on May 10th.
  • Advanced Naturopathic Medical Centre hosted a Movie Screening of “Evidence of Harm” on April 21st at the Silver Springs Golf and Country Club.
  • Dr. Roberts attended the 5th Annual OncANP Naturopathic Oncology Conference in Pheonix, Arizona on February 26-28, 2016


  • Advanced Naturopathic Medical Centre was happy to support and sponsor the Candy Buy Back Event 2015 on November 2nd at Evans Dental Health and Wellness.
  • Deborah Nichol, host of Be Happy Radio, interviews Dr. Melina Roberts of Advanced Naturopathic Medical Centre about the Importance of Digestive Health that aired on September 2nd.
  • Advanced Naturopathic Medical Centre were proud Platinum Sponsors of the 2nd Annual Amber Approved Calgary Stampede Breakfast at Hotel Arts on Wednesday, July 8th.
  • Advanced Naturopathic Medical Centre had a booth at the Strathmore 2015 Alberta 55 Plus Summer Games, Health and Wellness Fair on Friday July 17th.


  • Dr. Julie Miller presented on “Perimenopause: The Hormonal Roller Coaster” at the Calgary Anti-Aging Beauty and Wellness Expo on October 18th.
  • Dr. Roberts wrote the introduction and is a contributing author of Immune Health in IMPACT Magazine Sept/Oct 2014 Issue
  • Dr. Roberts is a contributing author of Brain Health in IMPACT Magazine July/Aug 2014 Issue
  • Dr. Roberts is a contributing author of Anti-Inflammatories in IMPACT Magazine May/June 2014 Issue
  • Dr. Roberts is a contributing author of Sport Performance in IMPACT Magazine Mar/Apr 2014 Issue


  • Dr. Roberts is a contributing author of Women’s Health in IMPACT Magazine Nov/Dec 2013 Issue.
  • Dr. Roberts wrote the introduction and is a contributing author of Taking Care of your Heart in IMPACT MagazineSept/Oct 2013 Issue.
  • Dr. Roberts is a contributing author of Adaptogens in IMPACT Magazine July/Aug 2013 Issue.
  • Dr. Roberts was invited to do a Lunch and Learn Talk on Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at Government of Alberta – Alberta Infrastructure on Taking Care of Your Aging Parents.
  • Dr. Roberts was invited to do a Lunch and Learn Talk on Monday, May 13th, 2013 at Dr. Antosz’s office to do a talk on Biological Medicine.
  • Dr. Roberts was invited by Amaranth Whole Food Market to do a talk at YMCA Crowfoot on Taking Care of Your Aging Parents on Wednesday, March 13th.  She discussed her personal experience with her parent’s and patient’s health challenges and how important it was to understand what all your options are before making decisions.  She also discussed the naturopathic approach to chronic health issues as a true option with great effectiveness.
  • Dr. Roberts conducted a talk at Planet Organic Market – Calgary Shaganappi North on January 31st, 2013 onRestoring Digestive Health.  She discussed the causes of common digestive disorders, ways to improve digestion naturally and solutions to repair, restore and heal digestive problems.
  • Dr. Roberts did a Corporate Lunch and Learn Talk on Tuesday January 15th, 2013 at Longview Solutions on Naturopathic Medicine: A New Perspective on Health.


  • Dr. Roberts conducted a talk at Planet Organic Calgary NW on Building Our Natural Immunity on Wednesday, November 28th, 2012.  She discussed the immune system and the important role it plays in protecting our body from infections as well as chronic disease.
  • Advanced Naturopathic Medical Centre was happy to support and sponsor the Candy Buy Back Event 2012 on November 1st at Evans Dental Health and Wellness.
  • Dr. Melina Roberts was invited as a guest speaker and co-presented with Dr. Jeff Scholten on “Healthy People Happy People”, a talk that explored how to boost your immune system, on Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at the Danish Canadian Club.
  • Dr. Melina Roberts was recognized as a TOP NATUROPATHIC DOCTOR by the International Association of Health Care Professionals that recognizes leading physicians in the world.
  • On Thursday, September 13th we celebrated our First Year Anniversary by hosting a OPEN HOUSE at the clinic.
  • Dr. Roberts was invited as a guest speaker at the Centre for Newcomers and gave a talk on Naturopathic Medicine and Healthy Eating Habits on August 14th.
  • Dr. Roberts co-hosted along with Dr. Thom Evans DDS, Evans Dental Health & Wellness and Susie Stockham – Certified Healthy for Life Coach, a movie screening of Hungry for Change on Thursday, May 31, 2012.
  • Dr. Roberts attended certification Prolotherapy, PRP and Stem-cell therapy Training Seminar conducted by The American Osteopathic Association Prolotherapy Integrative Pain Management on April 11 – 15th in Naples, Florida.
  • Advanced Naturopathic Medical Centre had a booth at Ladies Night of Indulgence on Friday, February 10th at the Edgemont Community Association.


  • Dr. Roberts attended a Neural Manipulation: Neuromeningeal Manipulation: An Integrative Approach to Trauma workshop in Orange County on November 11th to 13th.
  • Dr. Roberts was invited to a Women’s Group as a guest speaker on November 3rd to give a talk on The Aging Women and Your Health.  She spoke about common health issues that affect the aging women and how to prevent and treat them.
  • Dr. Roberts was invited to Ranchlands Montessori School as a guest speaker on October 24th to give a talk on Health Eating Habits to the Preschoolers.  She spoke about how smart our bodies are and helped the children to identify ‘everyday’ foods from ‘sometimes’ foods.
  • Dr. Roberts was invited to be a guest speaker as a hormone expert for a workshop on Stress, Hormones and your Health on September 27th at the Danish Canadian Club.  Dr. Roberts spoke about the effects of stress on our hormones.
  • As part of a health initiative for Halsall – Engineering Consultants, Dr. Roberts was invited to give a lunch & learn talk on Talking Care of Yourself on May 31st.  This talk focused on obstacles to proper health and how to overcome them.
  • Dr. Roberts participated in a Visceral Manipulation Dissection workshop in Phoenix, Arizona on May 20-22.
  • Dr. Roberts attended a VisceralEmotional Relationships (VM6) workshop in Orange County, California on April 29th to May 1st.
  • Dr. Roberts attended a Biological Medicine Symposium in San Diego, California on February 25th and 26th with the following notable speakers: Dr. Thomas Rau, Dr. Byron Braid, Dr. Dietrich Klinghardt.
  • Dr. Roberts conducted a health talk on Healthy Weight Loss on Jan 13th at the Riverside Club.  She spoke about optimizing your hormones, digestion and biochemistry to boost your metabolism and propel your body into healthy weight loss.


  • Dr. Roberts conducted a health talk on Digestive Health on Nov 13th at the Riverside Club.  She explored causes of digestive problems and solutions to resolving and healing the gut.
  • Dr. Roberts was a guest speaker at Calgary’s Health, Fitness and Sport Expo on Sunday June 20th, speaking about Organ Health = Total Health. She also had a booth where she has doing live demonstrations of Visceral Manipulation.
  • Dr. Roberts did a health talk on Organ Health = Total Health on Tuesday, June 8that the Riverside Club. She spoke about the importance of our organs ability to move freely and how that translates into optimal health.
  • Dr. Roberts has a published article in Blush Magazine Spring 2010: “A Gentle Touch – Baby Massage soothes wee ones”