Nutrition Pilot Curriculum (Archived)
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ACPM in conjunction with the American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM), is developing a comprehensive curriculum in lifestyle medicine, and we need your feedback! This material may be used as part of a program that will eventually certify completion in lifestyle medicine training and to create general lifestyle medicine competence among physicians.

This webinar is the first in a series that will occur between July – October 2014. Webinars will cover topics related to nutrition, weight management, physical activity, tobacco, alcohol, emotional wellness, mindfulness, sleep, as well the importance and role of lifestyle medicine in clinical care. 

Date Occured

Monday, July 7th, 2014 2:00pm– 3:30 pm EDT. 

Learning Objectives

•   Understand the role of nutrition in preventing and treating chronic diseases, such as cardiovascular disease
•   Cite the national nutrition guidelines
•   Summarize the major nutrition studies and evidence

Webinar Overview

This webinar will review the nutrition curriculum and will focus on the following topics:

•   The US dietary guidelines
•   Translating recommendations into actual food
•   Nutrition density and food rank
•   Summary of foods to emphasized and de-emphasized
•   Whole plant food diets
•   Q & A (30 Minutes)


Michael Greger, MD, is a physician, author, and internationally recognized professional speaker on a number of important public health issues. Currently, Dr. Greger serves as the Director of Public Health and Animal Agriculture at the Humane Society of the United States. Dr. Greger is also licensed as a general practitioner specializing in clinical nutrition and is a founding member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine. Dr. Greger is a graduate of the Cornell University School of Agriculture and the Tufts University School of Medicine.


Liana Lianov, MD, MPH
Chair, American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM) , Lifestyle Medicine Competencies Work Group and Coordinating Faculty for the ACPM and ACLM Lifestyle Medicine Curriculum Project

CME/MOC Credit is no longer available for this webinar.

Principal Faculty and Disclosure Policy

In the interest of providing an educational experience free of commercial bias, and as the accredited provider of CME for this activity, the American College of Preventive Medicine was responsible for decisions regarding educational content and allocation of funds. All individuals involved in the planning, development, and delivery of educational activities are required to sign a conflict of interest statement in which they disclose any financial interests or other affiliations with industry or other associations which may have direct and substantial interest in the subject matter of the CME activity. Such disclosure allows program participants to better evaluate the objectivity of the information presented in the program. All commercial relationships that could create a conflict with control of content must be resolved before the development of the activity.


  • Dr. Geger has disclosed no financial relationships.


  • Dr. Lianov has disclosed no financial relationships. 

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Danielle Pere
Associate Executive Director
Programs & Operations
American College of Preventive Medicine
455 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20001

Ph:  (202) 466-2044 ext. 105
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