Course overview

Catalyzing Conscious Leadership With the Whole Health Institute

In this course, listen to Tabatha Parker, ND, Executive director of AIHM, interviews Daniel Friedland, MD, and Tracy Gaudet, MD, on the model used by the Whole Health Institute to in fostering Conscious Leadership.

Tracy Gaudet, MD;
Daniel Friedland, MD

 Conference Series

AIHM 2020 Annual Conference

 Required Lessons


 Time to Complete

2 hours

 CME Eligible*

1.25 Credits

What you will learn

  • Course Summary

  • Daniel Friedland, MD, CEO of Super Smart Health and Tracy Gaudet, MD, Executive Director for the Whole Health Institute (WHI) are interviewed by Tabatha Parker, ND, Executive Director of the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine (AIHM) to share how conscious leadership is foundational to the work of the WHI.
    By the end of this course, learners will be able to:
    • Recognize the key elements of the model used by the Whole Health Institute to cultivate health and well-being
    • Recognize the key elements Conscious Leadership
    • Describe how Conscious Leadership combined with Appreciative Inquiry can be used to cultivate a thriving culture

Course includes:

  • Video recording
  • Downloadable audio
  • 1 Quiz
  • 1 Evaluation
  • Certificate of Completion
  • CME/CEU Credits

Included in this course

Course Faculty

Tracy Gaudet, MD;

Faculty Disclosure: No financial relationships with any ineligible companies to disclose.
About Tracy 

Tracy W. Gaudet, MD, is the former Executive Director of the Veterans Health Administration’s (VHA) National Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation. This Office is charged with leading VHA’s transformation to Whole Health, an approach to healthcare that empowers and equips people to take charge of their health and live their life to the fullest. This undertaking represents a fundamental re-envisioning and redesign in the philosophy and practice of healthcare delivery for our Veterans and our Nation.

Daniel Friedland, MD

Faculty Disclosure: No financial relationships with any ineligible companies to disclose.
About DAniel

Dr. Daniel Friedland, is the Founding Chair of the Academy of Integrative, Health and Medicine and the author of Leading Well from Within: A Neuroscience and Mindfulness-Based Framework for Conscious Leadership. His expertise from publishing one of the early textbooks on Evidence-Based Medicine has enabled him to apply science-based solutions to leadership growth and development.  

He currently serves as the CEO of SuperSmartHealth, where he provides workshops and executive coaching to develop conscious, resilient, high-performing leaders, teams and organizations.  

He has worked with Fortune 500 companies, hospital systems, government agencies and organizations such as Conscious Capitalism and the American Association for Physician Leadership, Global Wellness Institute, and most recently with Tracy and her team at the Whole Health Institute – having delivered over 2000 programs, reaching more than 100,000 health care and business professionals.

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine. The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires continuing medical education activities with patient care components to include curriculum in the subjects of cultural and linguistic competency. For specific information regarding Bill 1195 and cultural and linguistic competency, please visit the
CME website.

*CME/CEU Credits

The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this enduring materials for a maximum of 1.2AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

All other healthcare professionals
 completing this activity will be issued a certificate of participation. To successfully earn credit, participants must review the content, complete a quiz with a score of 75% or higher, and submit an evaluation. This course is CME-eligible ending on May 21, 2023. After this date, you will continue to have access to your purchased content, however you will no longer be able to claim CME credits for your participation in the course.

Enroll Now!

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. All required course activities must be completed to earn any eligible continuing education credit(s) and obtain a certificate of completion for this course. 
The views and opinions expressed in this activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily reflect the views of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and/or the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine.