RLMI News and Events

Lifestyle as Medicine Lecture with Melissa Sundermann, DO, DipABLM

On May 10, 2022, Lifestyle as Medicine Guest Lecturer, Dr. Melissa Sundermann, a board-certified Lifestyle Medicine physician and avid outdoors aficionado, presented the potential benefits of fresh air, shared evidence supporting nature and healing, and provided tools to help you achieve more time spent outdoors.

If you missed it, the recording for Sundermann’s Lecture, “Moving Mountains – the Power of Movement in Nature in Reaching the Peak of Well-being”, is available for viewing on our YouTube channel and below.

Feel free to forward to anyone that might be interested!

Previous Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds and Lifestyle as Medicine Lecture Series recordings are available on RLMI’s YouTube Channel.

Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds with Robert Ostfeld, MD, MSc, FACC

Here is the recording from the RLMI-IHA Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds webinar held on Tuesday, April 12, 2022.

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The case presenter was Robert Block, MD, MPH, with a thought provoking case: “The Importance of a Healthy Lifestyle for a Patient with Familial Hypercholesterolemia” The other panelists were: Yashoda Bhaskar, MD, and Robert Breakey, MD. The event was moderated by Ted Barnett, MD, FACLM, and the Case Coordinator was Susan Friedman, MD, MPH, FACLM. Please send case ideas and any suggestions to grandrounds@roclifemed.org This event has been approved for continuing medical education (CME) credit: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Previous Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds and Lifestyle as Medicine Lecture Series recordings are available on RLMI’s YouTube Channel.

Also, consider attending this year’s American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) LM2022 Conference, November 13-16, 2022, in Orlando, FLIn-person attendance is capped this year and the event will probably sell out, so register earlier than later.  Registration is open now – visit https://lmconference.org for conference details.

Lifestyle as Medicine Lecture with Liana Lianov, MD, MPH

Liana Lianov, MD, MPH, FACLM, FACPM, DipABLM is an innovative global leader in lifestyle medicine and has advanced the movement for integrating positive psychology into health care. She led the development of the original lifestyle medicine core competencies for physicians and health professionals, which have recently been expanded to include positive psychology-based knowledge and skills.

On April 7, 2022, Dr. Lianov presented her informative and uplifting RLMI lecture, “Strengths in the Mirror: Thriving Now and Tomorrow”.

Please visit the RLMI calendar for information on our programs and future events and feel free to reply with any questions or comments.

https://rochesterlifestylemedicine.org/calendar/#!calendar

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Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds with Meagan Grega, MD FACLM

Here is the recording from the RLMI-IHA Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds webinar held on Tuesday, March 15, 2022.

Feel free to forward to anyone that might be interested!

Previous Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds and Lifestyle as Medicine Lecture Series recordings are available on RLMI’s YouTube Channel.

Please register now for two upcoming events:

  • Lifestyle as Medicine Lecture Series Thursday, April 7, 2022, 7:30pm – 8:30pm EDT with Liana Lianov, MD, presenting “Strengths in the Mirror: Thriving Now and Tomorrow”.  Register HERE.
  • Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds Tuesday, April 12, 2022, with guest panelist Robert J. Ostfeld.  Register HERE.

Also, consider attending this year’s American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) LM2022 Conference, November 13-16, 2022, in Orlando, FLIn-person attendance is capped this year and the event will probably sell out, so register earlier than later.  Registration is open now – visit https://lmconference.org for conference details.

Lifestyle as Medicine Lecture with John McDougall, MD

John McDougall, MD is an absolute pioneer in the effort to bring common sense to the medical world. He has dedicated over 50 years of his life caring for people with diet and lifestyle medicine and is a recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American College of Lifestyle Medicine.

A renowned physician and public speaker, he is author of 13 national best-selling books and co-founder of the McDougall Program. Dr. McDougall made his passionate and compassionate case for diet and climate sanity at our Lifestyle as Medicine Lecture on March 8th, 2022.

Please visit the RLMI calendar for information on our programs and future events and feel free to reply with any questions or comments.

https://rochesterlifestylemedicine.org/calendar/#!calendar

To view other videos from Rochester Lifestyle Medicine Institute, please visit our YouTube channel:

 

Lifestyle as Medicine Lecture with Alan Goldhamer, DC

RLMI was honored to welcome Alan Goldhamer, DC to the Lifestyle as Medicine lecture series. An outspoken professional who doesn’t shy away from a spirited debate, he is deeply committed to helping people stuck in self-destructive cycles reclaim their ability to change their lives. Dr. Goldhamer has supervised the fasts of thousands of patients. Under his guidance, the Center has become one of the premier training facilities for doctors wishing to gain certification in the supervision of therapeutic fasting. This is his presentation, followed by a Q&A session.

Want to learn more? Visit our Calendar of Events.

 

Positive Lifestyle Choices with Kim Taylor

Presented by RLMI’s Kim Taylor

Lifestyle factors play a crucial role in your health. We will provide an introduction to what Lifestyle Medicine is and how you can make positive lifestyle choices utilizing the following 9 pillars to support health and well-being:

1. Nutrition
2. Restorative Sleep
3. Physical Activity
4. Stress Management
5. Relationships
6. Avoidance of Toxins
7. Enjoying Nature
8. Finding Joy
9. Purpose

Empower yourself to adopt these lifestyles that scientific evidence shows to be vital to physical and mental health!

Kim Taylor – Kim is a valued program facilitator at RLMI, an AADP certified Holistic Health Practitioner, and has a certificate in Nutrition from the Vegetarian Health Institute. She is a life coach and spent several years as a manager/district manager for a non-profit agency. Kim has been plant-based since 2018 after taking Dr. Barnett’s 6-week nutrition course, and adopted the whole-food plant-based lifestyle after attending the RLMI Jumpstart program.

Want to learn more? Visit our Calendar of Events.

 

Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds with George Guthrie, MD

RLMI-IHA Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds webinar with guest panelist George Guthrie, MD. was held on January 18th 2022. The other panelists were Melissa Sundermann, DO, and Robert Breakey, MD.

The case presenter was Andrew Goodbred, MD, and the event was moderated by Ted Barnett, MD, FACLM.

Please send case ideas and any suggestions to grandrounds@roclifemed.org

This event has been approved for continuing medical education (CME) credit: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Want to learn more? Visit our Calendar of Events.

 

Lifestyle as Medicine Lecture with Robert Breakey, MD

RLMI was honored to welcome Robert Breakey, MD to the Lifestyle as Medicine lecture series. Dr. Breakey is Medical Director of the IHA William J. Fileti Institute for Lifestyle Medicine. He is on the Board of Directors for Plant-Based Prevention of Disease (P-POD), and is Chairman of the Board of the Plant Based Nutrition Support Group (PBNSG). This is his presentation, followed by a Q&A session.

Want to learn more? Visit our Calendar of Events.

 

Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds with Kim Scheurer, MD and Neal Barnard, MD

On December 14, 2021, PCRM President, Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Founder of Barnard Medical Center and best selling author, Neal Barnard, MD served as guest panelist on the RLMI and IHA sponsored Lifestyle Medicine Grand Rounds.

Case Presenter Kim Scheurer, MD, who serves as Medical Provider at both Plant-Based TeleHealth and her own practice, DOKS Lifestyle Medicine, presented a case entitled The Diagnosis is not Always the Correct Diagnosis about a patient with elevated a1c and other chronic conditions, including obesity. Addressing her conditions, Dr. Scheurer helped the patient lower her a1c and lose weight.

Other panelists included IHA’s Dr. Bob Breakey and Dr. Megan Grega, Kellyn Foundation and ACLM.

RLMI’s Dr. Ted Barnett served as Moderator and RLMI.

60 registrants attended.

This series offers CME credits for Medical Clinicians.

Watch here on Youtube.

Want to learn more? Visit our Calendar of Events.

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