Transforming Disease Care to Health Care
This course will trace the evolution of this movement from the presenter’s perspective and discuss the present status and future trends at this critical time in history.
Len Wisneski, MD, FACP
AIHM 2019 Annual Conference
Time to Complete
What you will learn
The revolutionary movement of evolving from a health system focused on disease to one of prevention, wellness, and well-being is in the early stages of crystallization and is rapidly moving to fruition. This presentation will trace the evolution of this movement from the presenter’s perspective and discuss the present status and future trends at this critical time in history. The importance of advocacy and policy will be stressed in order for us to understand the fundamentals of this transformation and the specific implications as it pertains to the health practitioner in order to develop a health delivery system based on interprofessional collaboration, pluralism, and health creation for the population.By the end of this course, learners will be able to:
- Recognize the landscape and evolution of the integrative health movement in the United States.
- Demonstrate the power of advocacy in creating change in the health system.
- Describe the details of the Congressional Caucus on Integrative Health and Wellness.
Certificate of Completion
Included in this course
Len Wisneski, MD, FACP
Faculty Disclosures: This speaker has no relevant relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
Leonard A. Wisneski, MD, FACP is Clinical Professor of Medicine at George Washington University Medical Center, Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Division of Integrative Physiology, at Georgetown University. He also holds faculty positions in the Department of Medicine as well as The Department of Nursing at The University of Colorado. He was Vice Chairman of the NIH Consensus Panel on Acupuncture and is Chairman of the NIH Advisory Board on Frontier Sciences at the University of Connecticut. He holds fellowship positions in The American College of Physicians, The American College of Nutrition, and The American Institute of Stress. He is the past chairman of the board of the Integrative Health Policy.
The CME for this course has expired, however you will continue to have access to your purchased content.
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.