J. Frederic Templeman, M.D.
J. Frederic Templeman, M.D. is a primary care physician board certified in both Canada and the US with over twenty years of clinical experience. Dr. Templeman, who entered medical school at age 36, had previously had a successful career in the Canadian diplomatic corps during which he was posted to third world countries in the western hemisphere and was involved in Canadian foreign aid projects. Since becoming a physician, Dr. Templeman has led groups of students and medical volunteers back to the areas where he was previously posted and to other locations where volunteer medical services are needed.
Dr. Templeman enjoys writing and has written widely about the value of the mangosteen as a food supplement. He also writes medical fiction.
Dr. Templeman is a board member of several research companies active in the field of Natural Products. He believes that excellence in research and in the production of products is essential, if botanical products are to be accepted as nutritional interventions in standard medicine.
As a pioneering advocate of nutritional intervention in standard medical care, Dr. Templeman is sought worldwide as a lecturer and, last year, spoke to thousands of people on three continents.
Dr. Templeman, as the father of ten children, values family highly. He resides in Utah with his wife Michele.