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A List of Graduate Medical Education Programs with Curricular Content Relevant to Lifestyle Medicine








This directory is an ongoing project of the ACLM Professionals in Training (PiT) Task Force. It provides a list of Graduate Medical Education Programs with some component relevant to Lifestyle Medicine. It is neither a comprehensive listing nor a formal endorsement by ACLM..

If you are a current student or graduate of the programs we welcome your feedback and encourage you to become a member of ACLM's PiT group by visiting their Facebook Page.

If you know of an accredited program that you’d recommend being added to this list, please send an email to trainees@lifestylemedicine.org.

Medical Education Related Misc Opportunities

South Carolina USC Greenville Lifestyle Medicine Educational Collaborative USC Greenville’s mission now includes teaching LM to medical students. Their Lifestyle Medicine Collaborative is the engine behind this work.
Massachusetts Harvard Institute of Lifestyle Medicine Harvard’s Institute of Lifestyle Medicine holds conferences, conducts rotations, sponsors research, and is a mouth-piece for Lifestyle Medicine professionals.
California Loma Linda University In many ways, Loma Linda University originated the concept of Lifestyle Medicine. Several residency programs, research opportunities, and medical school rotations exist.
CaliforniaStanford University School of MedicineIntroduction to Lifestyle Medicine Course
CaliforniaStanford University School of MedicineThe Doctor Is In (The Kitchen) Course
 Oregon Western University of Health Sciences 
College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
WUHS COM of the Pacific offers a Lifestyle Medicine Track and has a Healthy Living and Wellness Initiative which will be equipped to conduct research, provide education, community outreach, and patient consultations.

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Medical Trainee Rotations/Curricula

California McDougall's Health and Medical Center Rotation - Contact Heather McDougall
California Loma Linda University Rotation
CaliforniaLifestyle Medicine Solutions - affiliated with Loma Linda UniversityRotation with Dr. Wayne Dysinger
Colorado Fred Grover Rotation in Integrative and Lifestyle Medicine
Illinois Dr. John Principe Rotation
Massachusetts Institute of Lifestyle Medicine Rotation - Contact Mary Kennedy
Massachusets Canyon Ranch - Lenox Rotation in Functional and Lifestyle Medicine. Availability varies - Contact Dr. Cindy Geyer
Massachusetts Dr. Daniel Witkowski at Wiwat Integrated Lifestyle Medicine Rotation
New Jersey Dr. Fuhrman Medical Associates Rotation - Rotation is with Dr. Jay Benson
New Jersey Center for Metabolic Medicine at Morristown Medical Center Rotation in Lifestyle, Obesity Medicine and Metabolic Medicine. Contact Dr. Michael Rothkopf
North Carolina Duke Diet and Fitness Center Weight loss facility promoting LM. No structured opportunity available but can word with students and residents to create one.
South DakotaBlack Hills Lifestyle Medicine CenterRotation
Washington DC Barnard Medical Center Rotation with Dr. Neal Barnard

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Family and Preventive Medicine Combined Residency Programs

California Loma Linda - Family and Preventive Medicine Very Lifestyle Medicine Friendly. Leader in Clinical Lifestyle Medicine and Clinical Preventive Medicine.
California UC San Diego (5 years) No specific track but very Lifestyle Medicine Friendly.
Georgia Morehouse School of Medicine Availability of LM clinic and also ability to participate in university of arizona's LM for PM curriculum
Maryland Medstar Franklin Square/Johns Hopkins University Lifestyle Medicine Friendly Program
North Carolina University of North Carolina 5 year track. one of the largest public health schools in the country with a world class department in public health nutrition (Although MPH has to be in Epidemiology.) No specific lifestyle medicine track but several project opportunities

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Combined Internal Medicine/Preventive Medicine Residencies

Connecticut Yale/Griffin Medical Center Availability of LM curriculum in conjunction with harvard's ILM, including LM rotation.
Massachusetts Boston University Medical Center They are affiliated with an integrative medicine center. Unknown if standardized LM curriculum
Texas University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston Texas no formalized LM curriculum. They do have an integrative medicine center that they refer residents with such interests

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Preventive Medicine Residencies

Georgia CDC (2 years ) No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Population health oriented.
Maryland Johns Hopkins No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Population health oriented.
MarylandUniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS)Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics
New Hampshire Dartmouth-Hitchcock No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Population health oriented.
New York Mt Sinai No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available
New York Albany NY state department of health No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Population health oriented.
New York SUNY Stonybrook Department of Health Structured LM curriculum available. Faculty mentors available. Lifestyle medicine oriented clinical opportunities available as well
South Carolina University of South Carolina Preventive Medicine Residency No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available
Colorado Colorado School of Public Health No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available
Georgia Emory University Working on a formalized LM curriculum
California UC San Diego Preventive Medicine Residency Has structured Exercise in Medicine curriculum. Resources available for personalized track. Established center for integrative medicine affiliated with the program.
California Loma Linda Preventive Medicine Residency Structured LM curriculum. Clinical Preventive Medicine oriented. Flexibility to obtain MPH in Lifestyle Medicine
Massachusetts Boston University Preventive Medicine Residency No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Has an affiliated integrative medicine center which has a structured integrative medicine curriculum for BU Prev Med residents that includes lifestyle medicine related competencies. Clinical Preventive Medicine oriented.

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Family Medicine Residencies

California UCSD Family Medicine Residency No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Large research university with public health and research focus. Established center for integrative medicine affiliated with the program.
California Santa Rosa Family Medicine Residency No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Has a long-standing Integrative medicine fellowship within the department and predominantly outpatient medicine focused allowing for greater emphasis on lifestyle medicine
California Loma Linda Family Medicine Residency Structured opportunity to pursue lifestyle medicine. Home of lifestyle medicine
Connecticut Middlesex Family Medicine No structured LM curriculum but opportunity to pursue individualized tracks. Track system structured into curriculum allowing for enhanced opportunities for personalized learning.
New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Family Medicine Residency No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Large research university with public health and research focus.
New Jersey Hunterdon Medical Center Family Medicine Residency No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Has an affiliated integrative medicine center which offers lifestyle medicine related opportunities. Possible opportunity for rotation with Joel Fuhrman's office.
New Jersey Morristown Medical Center Family Medicine Residency No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Has an affiliated integrative medicine center which offers lifestyle medicine related opportunities. Has an affiliated center for metabolic medicine with trained physician nutrition specialist. Osteopathic medicine focus
Florida Florida Hospital Family Medicine Has a focus on neuromuscular and osteopathic medicine
Oregon Oregon Health and Sciences University No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Track system structured into curriculum allowing for enhanced opportunity for personalized learning. Strong affiliation with Tufts allowing for research opportunities with a strong nutrition department.
Massachusetts Lawrence Family Medicine Residency No structured LM curriculum but opportunity to pursue individualized tracks. Track system structured into curriculum allowing for enhanced opportunities for personalized learning. Also Affiliation with Tufts which has a strong nutrition department.
Missouri University of Missouri School of Medicine, Family and Community Medicine, Residency & Fellowship http://medicine.missouri.edu/family-community-medicine/
New York Rochester Medical Center Family Medicine Residency No structured LM curriculum but opportunity to pursue individualized tracks. Track system structured into curriculum allowing for enhanced opportunities for personalized learning. Affiliation with research university. Very strong behavioral medicine focus. Graduates become quite proficient with motivational interviewing.
North Carolina Duke Family Medicine Residency No structured LM curriculum but resources for a personalized track are available. Has a long-standing Integrative medicine fellowship within the department and predominantly outpatient medicine focused allowing for greater emphasis on lifestyle medicine. Can rotate at the Duke Diet and Fitness Center and with Dr. Westman at his Lifestyle Medicine Clinic (weight loss clinic via ketogenic diet)

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Post-doctoral Fellowship Programs

California Stanford Research Fellowship Program in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Post-doctoral Research Fellowship
Across the US Directory of Physician Nutrition Specialist Fellowship Programs Medical Fellowships
Across the US Directory of Integrative Medicine Fellowships Medical Fellowships
Online American Board of Obesity Medicine Obesity Medicine Certification
Online American Board of Obesity Medicine Advanced curriculum fellowship program in Obesity Medicine

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International Programs

Australia Avondale College of Higher Education Graduate Diploma in Lifestyle Medicine
  Are you interested in being part of the exciting new frontier of Lifestyle Medicine and want to learn from leaders in the field? Avondale offers two postgraduate courses via distance education, the Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate in Lifestyle Medicine.
Lithuania Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Master of Public Health Lifestyle Medicine
 

This program's emphasis is on preventing, arresting and reversing many of our Non Communicable Di­seases (NCDs), from obesity to diabetes to coro­nary heart disease and hypertension, this program will go beyond the high tech medical management approach that often cannot do more than provide symptomatic relief without providing effective cure. Click here to apply.


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