Features 2017-06-10T16:46:50+00:00

Features

Featured articles from our authors and team.

Announcing Australasia’s First Physicians, Professionals and Practitioners Certified in Lifestyle Medicine [Media release]

[Pictured: Candidates being briefed by Dr Jill Waalen, proctoring the exam for the IBLM, prior to the commencement of the 4 hour physician exam and the 3 hour professional/practitioner exam.] The Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine (ASLM) has announced that 13 medical doctors, and three PhD/Masters level professionals have been certified by the International Board [...]

By | December 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Announcing new President, Vice President and President-Elect [Media release]

The Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine (ASLM) on Saturday, 18th November 2017 announced the election of a new President, Vice-President and newly created President-Elect position during their Annual General Meeting in Sydney. These executive positions were filled by Dr Sam Manger, Shivaun Conn and Dr Chris Ganora respectively, all of whom have previously served on the board [...]

By | November 23rd, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments

Lifestyle Medicine 2017 in review

With the overarching theme of 'Planet Consumption', primary care, public and planetary health certainly did converge in Manly for Lifestyle Medicine 2017. About 480 people attended over the three days, exploring contemporary topics in Lifestyle Medicine by way of plenaries, concurrent streams, panels, workshops and in meaningful connection with like-minded professionals during the breaks. [...]

By | October 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Dr Caroline West on Lifestyle Medicine in Australasia

This brief interview was recorded in August 2016 at the Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney. Dr Caroline West shares with us some practical tips for health professionals for helping their patients to make lifestyle changes and how little steps can make a big difference. Dr Caroline West, MBBS Dr Caroline West specialises in [...]

By | September 8th, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments

Dr Joanna McMillan on Lifestyle Medicine in Australasia

This brief interview was recorded in August 2016 at the Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney. Dr Joanna McMillan shares with us her approach to Lifestyle Medicine and some simple tips for healthy eating and the importance of being physically active. Dr Joanna McMillan, BSciNutr&Diet (Hons), PhD Adopted by the nation as an [...]

By | July 6th, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments