Lifestyle Medicine Trailblazer
Presented by the American
College of Lifestyle Medicine and the Lifestyle Medicine Foundation,
this award recognizes an individual who is currently providing
leadership in the field of Lifestyle Medicine, helping strengthen the
foundation laid by others, while advancing it through innovation. This
individual is recognized for the extraordinary contributions he or she
has made in any one of several domains, such as:
- Patient Care: A
healthcare provider who is practicing lifestyle medicine to provide
extraordinary quality and compassionate patient care.
- Education: An
accomplished healthcare educator who is incorporating aspects of
lifestyle medicine into training and inspiring the next generation of
- Research: A researcher who is on the cutting edge of research to ultimately advance lifestyle medicine and improve patient care.
- Innovation: A person
who is breaking new ground in a healthcare arena through an advancement,
improvement of efficiencies, an IT product or a novel initiative, while
incorporating the principles of lifestyle medicine.
- Management: A
healthcare leader who is exceeding expectations when it comes to
influencing growth and development of healthcare and lifestyle medicine
to meet the needs of the community.
- Community Service: A
healthcare provider making a meaningful contribution to community health
improvement, including, but not limited to, increasing access to
healthcare and lifestyle medicine for low-income residents.
Nominations for the Trailblazer and Lifetime Achievement Awards are being accepted through September 9 11:59 pm PST.