Fundamentals of Integrative Health and Medicine
MEDS 2087 | 3 credit hours | BoK: Natural Sciences (NS)
Spring semester 2022 Syllabus (PDF)
John Sacco, MD | firstname.lastname@example.org
This course provides an overview of the basic principles and history of integrative medical and health. This includes an emphasis on a critical review of the scientific evidence‐based for integrative medicine approaches as they relate to prevention, treatment of chronic disease, and overall wellness. Students experience a variety of integrative health modalities and a focus on healthy lifestyle as models for disease prevention, treatment of illness, and overall health and wellness promotion.
- To describe the principle foundations and historical evolution of integrative medicine and health
- To critically evaluate the science and evidence‐base for integrative health and lifestyle medicine approaches to overall well‐being and disease prevention
- To experience various complementary and integrative medicine modalities as they relate to disease prevention, treatment of chronic illness and the promotion of wellness.