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Chief Executive Officer

Natura Universe LLC.


Victoria González Kalbermatten, LL.M.

Chief Operating Officer

Natura Universe LLC.

Profile, Key Capabilities & Publications

Alternative Medicine

Armando Gonzalez-Stuart, Ph.D.

Education, Research, Teaching, Grants, Awards & Fellowships...


Doctorate in Philosophy in Interdisciplinary Health Sciences

University of Texas at El Paso


Certificate in Medical Interpretation (Spanish-English)

University of Massachusetts, Amherst         


Diploma in Herbal Medicine

(Distance Learning Certification)     

Asociación Argentina de Fitomedicina, Buenos Aires


Doctorate in Philosophy in Alternative Medicines

Open International University, Calcutta, India (Distance Learning Certification)


Master of Science Candidate in Natural Resource Management

Faculty of Animal Science and Ecology-University of Chihuahua, Mexico


B.Sc. Agronomy / Animal Science

Centro de Estudios Universitarios - Monterrey, Mexico

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Research Experience

2015- Present.

Research on herbal products used on the U.S.-Mexico border for the Herbal Safety website (

Mentor: José O. Rivera, Pharm. D.- Dean of the School of Pharmacy.


2012- 2015 

Effects of medicinal plant extracts on Leishmania mexicana amastigotes.

Mentor: Rodrigo X. Armijos, M.D., D.Sc.


2002 – 2011

Safety and Efficacy of herbal product use on the United States - Mexico Border.

Mentor: José O. Rivera, Pharm D.- Director. UTEP / UT Austin Cooperative Pharmacy Program.


1996 - 2001

Poisonous and Medicinal Plants. 

Mentor: Dr. Daniel Castillo Aguilar              Graduate Biochemistry Laboratory-Faculty of Medicine, University of Chihuahua, Mexico.



Noxious Range Plant Ecology.

Mentor: Dr. Sergio Echavarría Morales

Faculty of Animal and Range Ecology - University of Chihuahua, Mexico.


Professional Experience

Graduate Research Assistant.

School of Pharmacy

University of Texas at El Paso


Coordinator. Center for Interdisciplinary Health Research and Evaluation.

College of Health Sciences.

University of Texas at El Paso

Herbal Research Coordinator.

UTEP / UT Austin Cooperative Pharmacy Program


Consultant in Poisonous Plants and Herbal Supplements.       

West Texas Regional Poison Control Center El Paso, TX.


Consultant in Holistic Resource Management.

Chihuahua City, Mexico

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2014 - Present.

Professor of Phyto-aromatherapy. 

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UTEP.


2011- Present. 

Professor of Complementary and Alternative Medicine and Introductory Herbal Medicine. 

El Paso Community College – Senior Adult Program.  

2009 – 2012

Academic and Teaching Coordinator for the Medical Spanish Curriculum.

Paul L. Foster School of Medicine-Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center-El Paso, TX. 

1992 - 2001

Research Professor. 

Faculty of Animal and Range Ecology University of Chihuahua, Mexico.




American School Foundation, Chihuahua, México.



American School Foundation, Chihuahua, México.

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Grants / Awards / Fellowships

2002 - 2005 

Herbal Safety Educational Grant.

Paso del Norte Health Foundation


2005 - 2007 

Polypharmacy and Polyherbacy Among Older Adults.

Ageless Health Initiative.

Paso del Norte Health Foundation


2007 - 2008

Traditional Foods and Nutrition.

"Qué Sabrosa Vida" Initiative                     Paso del Norte Health Foundation

About Dr ASG


Articles on International peer-reviewed journals, Magazines,Books,

Book Chapters, Book reviews for peer-reviewed journals, websites, Presentations - Community Service and more!...

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