Prices per Course | NOTE: ACLM members receive an exclusive 20% discount.
Nonmember - $849
Member - $649
19.75 CME/CNE/CE Credits
3.25 CPE Credits
(Full Accreditation information listed below)
The annual conference provides a broad array of presentations from some of the field’s foremost experts. Topics delve into current research, practice models that work for lifestyle medicine, educational approaches, and pillar advances that focus on health restoration as a clinical outcome. Participants gain in knowledge as well as aptitude in fully pursuing this growing medical discipline. The theme for 2021 is “Patient Centered. Value Based. Outcome Driven.” United by a desire to end chronic disease, learning to practice lifestyle medicine is a tangible way for any clinician to deliver best-in-class care.
- Demonstrate how specific evidence-based lifestyle changes can positively affect patients and improve health outcomes
- Describe the role of Lifestyle Medicine in resiliency and in addressing stress, burnout, and health inequality
- Review the practice models and tools that can help lifestyle medicine practitioners assess, evaluate, prescribe and counsel patients and families on lifestyle factors for the prevention, treatment and oftentimes reversal of chronic disease
- State of the Specialty: The Time is Now for Lifestyle Medicine | Dexter Shurney, MD, MBA, MPH, FACLM, DipABLM | Cate Collings, MD, FACC, MS, DipABLM | Beth Frates, MD, FACLM, DipABLM | Dean Ornish, MD, FACLM
- U.S. Surgeons General Carmona, Satcher, Elders and Novello Town Hall: Lifestyle Medicine's Role in Health Equity | Richard Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS | Joycelyn Elders, MD | Antonia Novello, MD | David Satcher, MD, PhD
- Lifestyle Medicine as a Solution to Healthcare Debt and Spending | Marty Makary, MD, MPH
- Strengthening your Gut Shield: Understanding the Connection Between Gut Health, Microbes, and the Immune System | Robynne Chutkan, MD, FASGE
- The Dietary Spectrum: When Food Becomes Medicine | Kayli Anderson, MS, RDN, ACSM-EP, DipACLM | Anthony Lim, MD, JD, DipABLM | Nicole Farmer, MD | Michelle Hauser, MD, MS, MPA, FACP, FACLM, DipABLM, Chef | Jackie Busse, MD, FAAP | Michelle McMacken, MD, FACP, DipABLM
- Group Medical Visits as a Platform for Health Care | Columbus D. Batiste, II, MD, FACC, FSCAI | Beth Frates, MD, FACLM, DipABLM | Jeff Gellar, MD | Jacob Mirsky, MD, MA
- Balanced Women’s Health at All Ages with a WFPB Diet | Michelle L. Tollefson, MD, FACOG, DipABLM, FACLM
- ACLM Expert Consensus Statement: Dietary Interventions for Type 2 Diabetes Remission | John Kelly, MD, MPH, LM Specialist | Micaela Karlsen, PhD, MSPH | Richard Rosenfeld, MD, MPH, MBA, DipABLM | Monica Agarwal, MD, MEHP, FACE
- Global Nutrition Trends and Health Outcomes | Walter C. Willett, MD, Dr.PH | Jessica Fanzo, PhD
- Incentivizing HEALTH in Healthcare | David Donohue, MD, FACP, DipABLM | Jeff Micklos, JD | Shawn Martin, MS | James R. Marzolf, MD, MSc, MPH | Jennifer Shalz, MD
- Activating Brain Health to Improve Your Life Trajectory | Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD | Jennifer Zientz, MS, CCC/SLP | Jessica Andersen, BSN, RN, CPHQ
Lessons from the Front Line: Implementation of Lifestyle Medicine within Large Health Systems | Padmaja M. Patel, MD, DipABLM | Michael D. Parkinson, MD, MPH, FACPM | David Michael, MD | Andrea Werner, BSW, MSW | Lisa McDowell, MS, RDN, CSSD, DipACLM, ISAK, METS-1
- Meaning—a Key “Upstream” Determinant of Health and Well-being | Darren P. Morton, PhD, DipIBLM
- Managing Common Sleep Disturbances for Non-Sleep Specialists | Brandy Roane, PhD, DBSM
- Facilitating Behavior Change: A Recipe for Effective Lifestyle Prescriptions | Jasmol Sardana, DO, DipABLM | Jessica Matthews, DBH, NBC-HWC, DipACLM
- The Other Side of Burnout: Practical Tips and Tools | Jonathan Fisher, MD, FACC
- Research Abstract Presentations | Laura Ross, PA-C, CLS, AACC | Eugenia Soliterman, MPH, MSN, FNP-BC | Stacey L. Schepens Niemiec, PhD, OTR/L | Vipina Nair, MD, MPH
LM2021 OnDemand sessions are hosted online via the ACLM Learning Management System and each session consists of a title, description, learning objectives, speaker information, video recording, presentation slides in PDF format, an assessment and survey evaluation. LM2021 On Demand consists of 17 lectures and 19.75 hours of content.
19 hours 45 minutes
Assessment and Measurement
A score of 80% or higher on the module quiz is required to pass the course.
This content can be viewed on a desktop, tablet or mobile device. Speakers or headphones are required.
Term of Approval
July 1, 2022 – July 1, 2025
Access to online material is granted through the term of approval which ends July 1, 2025.
In support of improving patient care, Rush University Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
This activity is being presented without bias and without commercial support.
Rush University Medical Center designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 19.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Rush University Medical Center designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 19.75 nursing contact hours.
Rush University Medical Center designates this knowledge-based internet enduring material for a maximum of 3.25 contact hours for pharmacists.
Rush University Medical Center designates this activity for 19.75 CE credits in psychology.
This activity has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 19.75 CPEUs.
Rush University is an approved provider for physical therapy (216.000272), occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, social work (159.001203), nutrition, and speech-audiology by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation.
Rush University designates this activity for a maximum 19.75 continuing education credits for physical therapists, occupational therapists, respiratory therapists, social workers, nutritionists, speech pathologists, audiologists, and/or psychologists.
The American Board of Lifestyle Medicine has approved 19.75 maintenance of certification credits for this learning activity.
The AAFP has reviewed LM2021 On Demand: Patient-Centered. Value Based. Outcome Drive. Virtual Conference and deemed it acceptable for up to 19.75 Enduring Materials, Self-Study AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 07/01/2022 to 07/01/2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The National Board for Health and Wellness Coaching (NBHWC) has approved 19.75 continuing education credits for this learning activity: CEA-000061-1.
As a provider of continuing education, Rush University Medical Center asks everyone who has the ability to control or influence the content of an educational activity to disclose information about all of their financial relationships with ineligible companies within the prior 24 months. There is no minimum financial threshold; individuals must disclose all financial relationships, regardless of the amount, with ineligible companies. Individuals must disclose regardless of their view of the relevance of the relationship to the education. Mechanisms are in place to identify and mitigate any potential conflicts of interest prior to the start of the activity. All information disclosed must be shared with the participants/learners prior to the start of the educational activity.
Unapproved Uses of Drugs/Devices: In accordance with requirements of the FDA, the audience is advised that information presented in this continuing medical education activity may contain references to unlabeled or unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Please refer to the FDA approved package insert for each drug/device for full prescribing/utilization information.
Individuals in control of content for this activity have stated they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Individuals in control of content for this activity have disclosed financial relationships with the following ineligible companies. All relationships have been mitigated.
Dean Ornish, MD, FACLM | Royalty, Random House; Stockholder, Beyond Meat; Consultant, Beyond Meat
Beth Frates, MD, FACLM, DipABLM | Advisory Board, obVus Solutions
All other individuals in control of content have stated they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.