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We are thrilled to embark on the joyous journey of commemorating the American College of Lifestyle Medicine’s 20th anniversary in 2024. You are invited to join us in reflecting on the remarkable two decades that have shaped ACLM’s story.

Let’s celebrate the milestones and moments that have defined our journey, engage in the innovations and goals that characterize the present, and ignite passion for our shared future of health restoration.  Here’s to 20 years of growth and the extraordinary community that has made it all possible!


20 Web

The Evolution and Future of Lifestyle Medicine

Thursday, July 11, 2024  |  12:00 Noon CT

  • Cate Collings, MD, MS, FACC, FACLM
  • Beth Frates, MD, FACLM, DipABLM
  • Padmaja Patel, MD, FACLM, DipABLM

We invite you to join us for an exciting webinar as we embark on ACLM’s 20th anniversary this year. This webinar is a reflection of the remarkable journey of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine over the past two decades, the current state of the field of lifestyle medicine, and how we envision the future of lifestyle medicine and healthcare. Together, we will hear engaging discussions and insights from our esteemed past, present, and future ACLM presidents.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the historical evolution of lifestyle medicine over the past two decades, including critical milestones, research breakthroughs, and societal shifts that have influenced its growth.
  2. Explore the current landscape of education and training in lifestyle medicine, including advancements in curriculum development, house of delegates recognition, and professional certifications, to better equip healthcare professionals to integrate lifestyle interventions into clinical practice.
  3. Evaluate the impact of lifestyle medicine on patient outcomes, population health, and healthcare system sustainability, drawing insights from evidence-based research.
  4. Anticipate future trends and challenges in lifestyle medicine, considering emerging technologies, policy changes, and interdisciplinary collaborations.
  5. Identify strategies for driving innovation and enhancing the quality and accessibility of lifestyle medicine implementation.