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IFM Names Terry Wahls, MD, as the 2018 Linus Pauling Award Recipient

IFM is proud to announce Terry Wahls, MD, as the 2018 recipient of the Linus Pauling Award. Dr. Wahls received this award for her work as a physician, researcher, teacher, and patient advocate. Read More

AAFP Announces Decision on Functional Medicine CME

Activities and sessions eligible for credit are limited to those that provide clinicians with an overview or scope of Functional Medicine and the techniques that Functional Medicine practitioners use so family physicians can educate interested patients about the topic. Read More

IFM’s Nominations For Your Consideration: The First Evolution of Medicine Awards

At the end of May, IFM will convene the largest international gathering of the Functional Medicine practitioner community at our Annual International Conference. The Evolution of Medicine is hosting a gathering the evening before our Annual Conference to celebrate the “best of” in our community... Read More
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Autoimmunity Experts at the 2018 AIC

Predictive antinuclear antibody (ANA) testing allows early intervention to prevent or slow autoimmune diseases in many patients. The 2018 Annual International Conference explores the latest research and interventions for autoimmunity. Read More

Facebook Live With Laurie Hofmann, MPH, CEO & IFM Leaders

Learn more about our 2018 Annual International Conference (AIC) by visiting Register before February 23rd to receive our early bird rate of $950. AIC 2018 | "Solving the Puzzle of Autoimmunity: The Interplay of Gut, Genes, and Environment" May 31 - June 2, 2018 | Hollywood, FL Read More

Practice Implementation Training Program to Launch in January 2018, in Partnership Between IFM and the Kalish Institute

The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) has partnered with the Kalish Institute to deliver the in-depth, online practice implementation course, “My Practice Plan.” Read More

The Institute for Functional Medicine Names Patrick Hanaway, MD, as the 2017 Linus Pauling Award Recipient

Patrick Hanaway, MD, receives this award for his innovation in medical education and pioneering work in clinical outcomes research. Read More

The International Nurse Coach Association Announces Educational Partnership With IFM

The International Nurse Coach Association (INCA) is proud to announce its educational partnership with The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM). Read More

PLMI and IFM Team Up to Present Free, Six-Part Series

The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) is pleased to announce an exciting, six-part series in partnership with Dr. Jeffrey Bland and his Personalized Lifestyle Medicine Institute (PLMI) called, “Functional Medicine and Genomics: Is the Future Here?” Read More

Toby Cosgrove, MD, Receives the 2016 Linus Pauling Award

Toby Cosgrove, MD, President and CEO of Cleveland Clinic, has been honored by receiving the Linus Pauling Award at The Institute for Functional Medicine's 2016 Annual International Conference in San Diego, CA. Read More

2016-2020 Strategic Plan

The Institute for Functional Medicine presents its 2016–2020 Strategic Plan Digest. Read More

IFMCP 2016 Graduates

The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM), the global leader in Functional Medicine, is pleased to announce the graduation of 150 IFM Certified Practitioners (IFMCP) in 2016. Read More