Online Advanced Prescribing Program

Please find below information regarding NutriChem's Online Advanced Prescribing Program: BHRT and Thyroid.



This program is approved for CE Credits by the Ontario College of Naturopathic Doctors.

CE Credits: 6 General, 2 Pharmacy

Key Learning Objectives

  • Learn how to identify hormone imbalances and treat them with BHRT
  • Become comfortable with prescribing bioidentical hormones for women
  • Learn how to monitor BHRT and adjust dosage when needed
  • Network with compounding pharmacists
  • Understand the role of the thyroid and adrenal glands on the hormone matrix
  • Become comfortable prescribing desiccated thyroid.







Everything you need to know about Women’s Hormones

Tanya Manikkam ND


Patient Monitoring and Hormone Testing

Sebastian Denison RPh


Dosage Forms and Dosage Guidelines

Sebastian Denison RPh


Everything you need to know about the Thyroid and Adrenal Glands

Tanya Manikkam ND


Compounding BHRT and Desiccated Thyroid

Grace Meehan RPh, NAMS


Naturopathic Clinical Cases using BHRT and Desiccated Thyroid

Tanya Manikkam BA, ND and Grace Meehan RPh, NAMS



Sebastian Denison, BScPharm, RPh

Sebastian Denison, BScPharm, RPh is a PCCA Training and Education Pharmacist who received his BSc in Pharmacy at the University of British Columbia. He worked at Northmount Pharmacy in North Vancouver for 11 years specializing in BHRT, veterinarian, pain and sports compounding practice. He also was the Manager of Pharmacy Operations with the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic/Paralympic Games, and then the Manager of the Whistler Olympic Village Polyclinic Pharmacy. Sebastian works with both the U.S and Canadian C3 education teams, the Pharmacy Student education team, and also does pharmacist education symposiums and events. He is currently enrolled in Metabolic Medical Institute's Fellowship in Metabolic & Nutritional Medicine Fellowship. Sebastian enjoys all aspects of compounding, and appreciates its value in a collaborative approach to patient care.

Tanya Manikkam, B.A. ND

Tanya Manikkam ND is the clinical director of NutriChem Compounding Pharmacy and Clinic. After graduating with a degree in psychology from the University of Ottawa, she studied biology at the University of Toronto. She then successfully graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto. Tanya has a general naturopathic practice with a special focus in women’s health and mental health. She is a member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) and currently completing the Metabolic Medical Institute Certification in Advanced Endocrinology. Tanya is a recurring speaker at various health symposiums and often appears as a guest on Ottawa CTV Morning Live.


Grace Meehan BScPharm, Certified NAMS Practitioner

Grace graduated from the University of Toronto in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy. She has worked as a community pharmacist in Ottawa for over 20 years, and has been a guest speaker at various health symposiums. With a keen interest in continuing education, Grace attained the credential of North American Menopause Society Certified Menopause Practitioner in 2010. Ongoing continuing education is required to maintain this credential.

Grace understands that every woman is different and has their own belief system regarding their health. She works as a clinical pharmacist helping women cope with perimenopause and menopause.


Program Correspondence

NutriChem Compounding Pharmacy and Clinic
1303 Richmond Rd
Ottawa, ON, CANADA K2B 7Y4
Phone: 613-820-4200
Fax: 613-829-2226



    • $299 + HST