Title

Key Elements of Integrative Fitness (Part 2)

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

12-6-2011

Comments

Luke Shechtman, CSCS, is Director of the Fitness Program at Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine. He is an expert on functional training using natural movements, and he incorporates plyometrics, core and postural stability, and specialized training equipment into his personalized fitness plans. He is the featured exercise physiologist in the popular press book, The Great Life Makeover.

Presentation: 30 minutes.

Abstract

Overall Goals and Objectives:

1. Identify recent advancements in integrative medical care and discuss their application to clinical practice.

2. Describe the lateat data on complementary and alternative medical therapies that could improve patient outcomes.

3. Discuss core integrative medicine topics that patients frequently ask physicians about.