Program areas at The Institute for Functional Medicine
Provide education programs to medical practitioners in applying The principles and processes of Functional Medicine to enhance patient outcomes. Courses are taught using a combination of lectures, small group case studies in classroom settings and on-line. Education programs include an annual international conference, a five-day conferences teaching The application of Functional Medicine in clinical practice (afmcp), several courses in advance clinical training of Functional Medicine and several online courses and tutorials. Continuing medical education (cme) is offered for courses within The us. Licensed clinicians may complete rigorous studies and testing to achieve certification in Functional Medicine
Consulting and licensing of intellectual property to develop Functional Medicine tools, education programs and patient tracking applications. Examples include licensing intellectual property for health coaching, medical residency programs, program development in medical schools and development and promotion of wellness using Functional Medicine principles.
Provide resources for clinicians, course attendees, members and The general public about The scientific basis and clinical applications of Functional Medicine. Resources include textbooks, recordings, written publications, clinical practice forms and tools, patient resources.