The Institute of Lifestyle Medicine is currently running courses through Harvard Medical School's Continuing Medical Education Program and NDSU's own Professor Mary Larson has been invited to speak at the "Lifestyle Medicine: Tools for Promoting Healthy Change" course on Friday and Saturday, June 20 and 21, 2014, in the Simches Auditorium at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA.
This course will provide the knowledge, skills and tools for healthcare professionals to effectively and efficiently promote healthy lifestyle changes in their patients. Experts in Lifestyle Medicine, exercise prescription, wellness coaching, and living a connected life will facilitate this highly interactive and patient centered-activity.
Attendees will participate in a combination of lectures, group discussion and experiential education to gain confidence with the clinical practice of Lifestyle Medicine. State of the art tools and skills, including how to set up and manage a Lifestyle Medicine practice, to understand this practice as true healthcare reform, and to counsel patients to improve their overall lifestyle, including stress management, diet, and exercise will be presented.
Congratulations to Mary Larson!