Functional/ Lifestyle Medicine

  1. Advanced Practice Module: Immune, The Institute for Functional Medicine, USA. This module covered chronic inflammation, systemic influences on the immune system, and the consequent dysfunction that may ensue. (March 3-5, 2023).
  2. Laboratory, Endocrine & Neurotransmitter (LENS) Symposium. Hybrid event out of Las Vegas, USA. Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Doctors Data, Inc. Covering a deeper evaluation of the neuroendocrine system, encompassing information regarding inflammation, diet, metabolism, and gastrointestinal health, with the relationship between hormone imbalances and neurotransmitter fluctuations. AMA category I Credit Hours: 18.00 (February 17-19, 2023)
  3. Advanced Practice Module: Cardiometabolic, The Institute for Functional Medicine, USA. This module covered the physiology underlying cardiometabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease, new approaches to effective assessments and treatments, and how to integrate these lifesaving tools into practice. (January 20-22, 2023).
  4. Diplomate of International Board of Lifestyle Medicine (Dip IBLM) (November 2022). The IBLM sets and maintains standards for the assessment and credentialing of physicians and PhD/Masters level health professionals in Lifestyle Medicine globally. Certification as an IBLM diplomate signifies specialized knowledge in the practice of lifestyle medicine and distinguishes a health professional as having achieved competency in lifestyle medicine. Becoming an IBLM Diplomate signifies that the Diplomate 
    • has completed a minimum of 30 hours of specific lifestyle medicine online CME
    • has gathered at least 10 hours of in-person CME from attending specific lifestyle medicine oriented conferences
    • has submitted a case study, documenting the positive effects of a lifestyle medicine intervention in a patient
    • has passed a rigorous certification exam
  5. Advanced Practice Module: Hormone – Re-establishing Hormonal Balance in the Hypothalamic, Pituitary, Adrenal, Thyroid, and Gonadal Axis, The Institute for Functional Medicine, USA. This module covered how to approach hormonal dysregulation, with emphasis on comprehensive hormonal assessment and an integrative approach to treatment of hormonally-driven conditions. (November 18-20, 2022).
  6. Advanced Practice Module: Environmental Health, The Institute for Functional Medicine, USA. This module reviews the foundational biochemistry and genetics associated with biotransformation pathways, connects organ system dysfunctions to potential toxic exposures, details the useful laboratory evaluations for evaluating toxicant exposure levels and subsequent physiologic stresses in patients, and describes specific treatment approaches. (November 4-6, 2022).
  7. Advanced Practice Module: Gastrointestinal, The Institute for Functional Medicine, USA. This module takes a whole systems approach to evaluating and treating not only local gastrointestinal diseases but many systemic diseases that are linked to GI dysfunction (September 30 – October 2, 2022).
  8. Advanced Practice Module: Bioenergetics – Clinical Solutions for Mitochondrial and Metabolic Dysfunction, The Institute for Functional Medicine, USA. This course addresses practitioner needs by providing evidence-based best practices in the management of fatigue, depression, headache, pain, and neurodegenerative disorders (August 19-21, 2022).
  9. Applying Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice, The Institute for Functional Medicine, USA. AFMCP teaches the principles, processes, and clinical applications of functional medicine with the use of case studies that provide a model for personalized approaches to health care. Participating healthcare providers will learn how to apply functional medicine assessment tools to evaluate patients’ health status as well as construct effective clinical interventions to enhance outcomes more fully. Modules on Improving access to care, Preventing T1 Diabetes, Alleviating Chronic Pain, Stress and Inflammation, Micronutrient Deficiency, Nutrition and Mental Health (April-July 2022).
  10. Certified Worksite Wellness Specialist, National Wellness Institute, USA. Modules on Introduction to High-Level Wellness at Work, The Case for Worksite Wellness, Foundations of Behavior Change and Motivation, Creating a Culture of Wellness for All, Programming and Engagement for High-Level Wellness, Communicating WELL, Evaluating Worksite Wellness, Next-level Wellness at Work (May-June 2022).
  11. Foundations of Lifestyle Medicine Board Review, 3rd edition, American College of Lifestyle Medicine. Modules (30 hours CME credits) on Introduction to Lifestyle Medicine, Fundamentals of Health Behavior Changes, Key Clinical Processes in Lifestyle Medicine, The Role of Physician Health and the Physician’s Personal Health, Nutrition Science, Assessment and Prescription, Physical Activity Science and Prescription, Emotional and Mental Well-Being, Assessment and Interventions, Sleep Health Science and Interventions, Fundamentals of Tobacco Cessation and Managing Risky Alcohol Use, The Role of Connectedness and Positive Psychology (June 6-September 20, 2022)
  12. Introduction to Lifestyle Medicine, Online Course, American College of Lifestyle Medicine, 1 Credit Hour (September 20, 2022)
  13. Managing Common Skin Conditions in Primary Care, British Medical Journal, Trainer: Dr Rashmi Kumari, HOD Dermato;ogy, JIPMER, Puducherry (August 26, 2022)
  14. Six months certification course in Diabetes, British Medical Journal; Royal College of Physicians, London; Fortis C-DOC Hospitals, India (October 2022)
  15. Nutrition for Inflammation – The Anti-inflammatory Diet, Udemy. Trainer: Jess Reynolds (2022)
  16. Diploma in Gut Health, Udemy. Trainer: Akash Sehrawat (2022)
  17. Diploma Certificate in Intermittent Fasting, Udemy. Trainer: Akash Sehrawat (2022)
  18. Introduction to Functional Medicine, The Institute for Functional Medicine, 1.5 Credit Hours (August 8, 2021).
  19. Introduction to Functional Nutrition: Clinical Solutions for Addressing the Underlying Causes of Disease, The Institute for Functional Medicine, 1.5 Credit Hours (June 13, 2021).
  20. 3rd International Conference of the Indian Society of Lifestyle Medicine at Chennai, India (November 4-6, 2022)
  21. 2nd International Conference of the Indian Society of Lifestyle Medicine (November 27-28, 2021)
  22. Member, American College of Lifestyle Medicine ( 2022-
  23. Member, National Wellness Institute ( 2022-
  24. Member, The Institute for Functional Medicine ( 2022-
  25. Member, Indian Society of Lifestyle Medicine ( 2022-
  26. Member, Indian Association of Functional Medicine ( 2022-