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Lifestyle Medicine: How Physicians are Fighting Chronic Disease without a Prescription Pad
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Lifestyle Medicine: How Physicians are Fighting Chronic Disease without a Prescription Pad

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10/11/2017
When: Wednesday, October 11
12-1pm Eastern Standard Time
Where: Online Live Webinar
Presenter: Laurie Marbas, Medical Director, Dr. Fuhrman's Health Oasis
Contact: Rebecca Nordan
910-420-8610

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Learning Objectives:

Understand the effectiveness of lifestyle medicine which includes nutrition education that is scientifically grounded along with exercise and behavioral health.

Discuss a new medical practice model that was started in Boca Raton including resources.

Understand not only the health benefits for the patients but economical impact for them, for their employers and the nation as a whole.


Brief Overview:

Lifestyle medicine will become more crucial as Americans continue down the path of chronic disease, obesity and early death. This new and rising field incorporates not only exercise but scientifically based nutritional guidelines along with intensive behavioral health therapies which are crucial to long-term success. The results are swift and profound and have an enormous economic benefit for the patient, employer and the nation.

 

Continuing Education Credits (CECs):

This webinar has been approved for one contact hour by ACSM and AKTA.  Current members of the association receive complimentary credits after completing post-webinar survey. Non-members may purchase them for $25 after completing post-webinar survey. Payment must be received before CEC can be issued. 

Certificate of Attendance is free to MFA members. Non-members may receive a Certificate of Completion for free.  This Certificate acknowledges attendance at this webinar, but may not be used to petition for any educational credit without the payment of CEC Fees for non-MFA members.


Archives:

Current members of the association receive access to archived webinars with audio recordings within 72 hours of the live event. Members must login to the website to view these archives located under the Education Tab. Non-members may purchase the audio recording for $25. Payment must be received before recording can be issued. 

Handouts:

Everyone who registers and attends this webinar will receive a copy of the presentation in PDF format. 

Faculty:

Laurie Marbas, Medical Director, Dr. Fuhrman's Health Oasis

 



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