This is the schedule from 2019. 2020 schedule not yet available.

Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Optional Pre-Course Workshop

11:00am to 2:00pm Clinicians in the Kitchen

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5:30pm to 8:30pm Clinicians in the Kitchen

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Thursday, May 02, 2019

Optional Pre-Course Workshops

8:00am to 5:05pm Culinary Health Education Fundamentals (CHEF) Coaching—The Basics

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8:00am to 5:15pm Mastering the Principles of Motivational Interviewing

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Welcome Reception

5:30pm to 7:00pm Welcome Reception and Networking

Meet your faculty and colleagues over light refreshments

Friday, May 03, 2019
7:00am to 8:00am Registration/Coffee
8:00am to 8:30am The Fundamental Shift in Lifestyle Medicine: Moving from the Why to the How

Edward M. Phillips, MD

8:30am to 9:45am Special Keynote Presentation: The Transformative Power of Lifestyle Medicine

Dean Ornish, MD

9:45am to 10:15am Coffee Break
10:15am to 11:00am 2019 Perspectives on Clinician Self-Care: What It Is and Why It Matters

Suzanne Koven, MD

11:00am to 11:45am Health and Wellness Coaching in Day-to-Day Practice: Who, What, Why, When, and How

Elizabeth Frates, MD

11:45am to 1:00pm Break for lunch*
1:00pm to 2:00pm Special Keynote Presentation: Cutting Through Controversies: An Evidence-Based Guide to Nutrition in 2019

Walter Willett, MD, DrPH

2:00pm to 3:00pm Obesity and Metabolic Risk: Different Disorders, Different Treatments

Lee Kaplan, MD, PhD

3:00pm to 3:30pm Coffee Break
3:30pm to 4:30pm Happiness and Its Impact on Patient and Provider Health: What the Data Now Tell Us

Liana Lianov, MD, MPH

4:30pm to 5:00pm Stress and Mindfulness

Darshan Mehta, MD, MPH

5:00pm to 5:30pm How to Teach Your Patients to Breathe in Under 10 Minutes

Darshan Mehta, MD, MPH

5:30pm to 7:00pm Break for dinner*
7:00pm to 9:00pm Networking Roundtables (optional)

Join other participants for informal moderated discussions about selected topics in Lifestyle Medicine, such as coaching, starting your Lifestyle Medicine practice, and social media. Specific topics will be announced on site.
(Roundtables not eligible for CME credit. No pre-registration required.)

Saturday, May 04, 2019
7:00am to 8:00am Registration/Coffee
8:00am to 8:30am Culinary Medicine: What It Is and Why It's Gaining Such Rapid Adoption

Rani Polak, MD, MBA

8:30am to 9:30am Special Keynote Presentation: How to Live Longer and Better: Lessons from the Blue Zones

Nick Buettner

9:30am to 10:00am Coffee Break
10:00am to 11:00am Therapeutic Lifestyle Change in Your Clinical Practice: A Five-Part Toolkit

Tom Rifai, MD

11:00am to 12:00pm Sleep Problems: The Most Effective Lifestyle Medicine Interventions

Suzanne Bertisch, MD

12:00pm to 1:15pm Break for lunch*
1:15pm to 2:30pm Incorporating Basic and Advanced Lifestyle Medicine Principles into Your Practice

Theresa Stone, MD; Elizabeth Recupero, DO; and Helen Delichatsios, MD

2:30pm to 3:15pm Lifestyle Medicine for Underserved Populations

Roseanna Means, MD

3:15pm to 3:45pm Coffee Break
3:45pm to 4:30pm Evidence-Based Answers to Your Patients' Fitness Questions

Cedric Bryant, PhD

4:30pm to 4:45pm The Exercise Prescription: Getting Your Patients (and You) Moving

Edward M. Phillips, MD

4:45pm to 5:00pm The New Data on the Benefits of Resistance Training: Weight Loss, Function, and Performance

Edward M. Phillips, MD

5:00pm to 5:15pm Closing Remarks

Edward M. Phillips, MD

*There are many convenient and varied breakfast, lunch and dinner options within a short walking distance of the course.