Course overview

Be the Change: The Power of Integrative Health and Medicine to Heal People and Planet

In this course discover how planetary health affects human health and vice versa, how the healthcare paradigm can be shifted from disease care to health creation, and how to transform the current health system to one that embraces all global healing traditions.

Mimi Guarneri, MD, FACC, ABOIM

 Board Review Series

AIHM 2018 Annual Conference

 Required Lessons


 Time to Complete

1 hour

 Non-CME Eligible*

0 Credits 

What you will learn

  • Course Summary

  • Together we will explore the science of connection. Loneliness, isolation and depression are risk factors for disease. As clinicians our connection to our patients has a profound impact on their health. Our patients connection to their purpose and meaning in life is equally important. Planet health and human health are intimately connected in the web of life. As Integrative Holistic clinicians our goal is to care for our patients body, mind and spirit. The science of connection offers new insight into alleviating suffering and promoting health.
    By the end of this course, learners will be able to:

    • Explain how Integrative Health and Medicine is a solution to chronic disease
    • Recognize the relationship of climate change and human health
    • Demonstrate how to educate patients and create health programs that heal people and planet

Course includes:

  • Video recording
  • Downloadable audio
  • Speaker handout(s)
  • 1 Quiz
  • Certificate of Completion

Included in this course

Course Faculty

Mimi Guarneri, MD, FACC, ABOIM

About mimi
Dr. Mimi Guarneri is Board-certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology, and Integrative Holistic Medicine. Dr. Guarneri is a Founder and President of The Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine. She serves on the Founding Board of the American Board Physician Specialties in Integrative Medicine, and is a Clinical Associate Professor at University of California, San Diego. An award-winning physician and researcher, she has been recognized for her national leadership in Integrative Medicine by the Bravewell Collaborative, and she served as chair of the Bravewell Clinical Network for Integrative Medicine. After graduating number one in her class at SUNY Medical Center in New York, Dr. Guarneri began her career at Scripps Clinic as an attending in interventional cardiology, where she placed thousands of coronary stents. Recognizing the need for a more comprehensive and holistic approach to cardiovascular disease, she founded the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine and served as Medical Director for 15 years, where state-of-the-art cardiac imaging technology and lifestyle change programs could be used to aggressively diagnose, prevent and treat cardiovascular disease. In 2014, Dr. Guarneri Co-founded and began serving as Medical Director of Guarneri Integrative Health, Inc. She has served as a senior advisor for large healthcare systems to develop integrative medicine and wellness centers.

*CME/CEU Credits

The CME for this course has expired, however you will continue to have access to your purchased content. 

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This course is self-paced with no set beginning or end date. You may complete this course on your own schedule and pace. Enrolling in and purchasing this course grants you access to its contents in perpetuity.