The Power of Lifestyle Medicine

Description

Individuals make lifestyle choices that cause diseases that require medical interventions, such as medications and surgeries. Increasing OHN knowledge of how lifestyle choices can adversely effect health and safety can result in better choices to reduce risk of disease or need for medical treatment.  OHNs can increase the wellness of their workforces through increased knowledge and employee education of positive lifestyle choices.

Presenter

Dr. Gentry Dodd, MD : Dr. Dodd is currently senior physician in Employee Health Services at Eli Lilly in Indianapolis. He received his medical training at Indiana University School of Medicine with subsequent training and board certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. In 2017, Dr. Dodd was among the initial cohort of physicians to be board certified through the newly formed American Board of Lifestyle Medicine. He is passionate about the field of Lifestyle Medicine and its ability to prevent, treat, and reverse the vast majority of chronic disease affecting our population.

Date/Time

February 21, 2019 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST

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Free for AAOHN Members.

Jointly Provided by AAOHN and the University of Michigan Center for Occupational Health and Safety Engineering