Physical Activity

Physical Activity

Prices per Course

NOTE: ACLM members receive an exclusive 20% discount off all pricing tiers.

Physician/Doctor - $156.16 (Member Price - $124.68)
Non-Doctoral Health Professional - $117.16 (Member Price - $93.52)
Student Trainee - $109.32 (Member Price - $87.40)

Credit /CME

4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Part of the Lifestyle Medicine Core Competencies program, this topic module contains four sections.

Part 1: Introduction to Physical Activity
This section reviews the relationship between physical activity and health, defines physical activity and exercise, identifies the components of exercise, and summarizes the United States Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.

Part 2: The Science Behind Physical Activity
This eCourse reviews the use of METS in measuring exercise intensity and fitness, the minimum and maximum levels of exercise, the evidence for the components of physical activity and key physical activity assessment tools.

Part 3: Healthcare Providers Role in Physical Activity Counseling
This eCourse also describes how to collaborate with patients to promote physical activity change, identifies resources for sustainable behavior change, and reviews the components of writing the exercise prescription.

Part 4: Physical Activity for Specific Health Conditions
This eCourse reviews the treatment of disease with exercise as compared with medication and evidence-based physical activity recommendations for a variety of patient groups and conditions, including children, healthy older adults, pregnancy, obesity, heart disease, diabetes, cancer, stroke and disability.

The Lifestyle Medicine Core Competencies education activity is composed of a series of eCourses viewed in a digital format. Users are able to move through the eCourse at their own pace. It begins and ends with an assessment of the learner's comprehension of the subject matter. Interactive scenarios, images, audio, and video may have been added to enhance the experience.

4 hours

Term of Approval
November 2018 to December 31, 2021

Access to course: 2 year access to material starting from the date of purchase

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM) and the American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM). The American College of Preventive Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The ACPM designates this enduring material for 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ACPM is not accredited to offer credit to non-physicians. To determine if activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ are acceptable for your licensing or certification needs, please contact your credentialing body directly.

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