CSPH 5706: Lifestyle Medicine

This course is offered completely online in Fall and remote online format during May term (Summer). Check the Schedule Builder for meeting dates and time offerings.

Credits
2.00
Prerequisites
Graduate Students, Undergraduate students with junior status or above, or instructor consent.
Instructors:
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Course Description

This course provides a foundation in the theory and clinical application of lifestyle medicine. Lifestyle medicine aims to address the behavioral and lifestyle bases of common illnesses through health promoting activities and reducing harmful behaviors. In this course, we will explore optimal nutrition, lifestyle, physical activity, and attitude. We will examine the emerging evidence base of lifestyle medicine and how it relates to health promotion and disease prevention. Participants will be introduced to common laboratory and imaging findings, and how they relate to optimal health.

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Course Format
Online
Semester Course Offered:
  • Fall
  • Summer
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