News and Information

Nov 30, 2016

New Cohort of Functional Medicine Health Coaches

As Functional Medicine continues to grow, one of the major issues with scaling the practice is the availability of Functional Medicine-trained health coaches. These professionals can help empower patients to improve their own health by taking on much of the goal...  Read more >>
Nov 18, 2016

Advancing Depression Treatment: Grand Rounds with the Cleveland Clinic

Recent research has advanced our understanding of the multifactorial nature of depression, including the roles played by nutrition, immune and gastrointestinal function, and hormonal regulation in the etiology of depression. Each case of depression may have unique...  Read more >>
Nov 18, 2016

IFM: A Model Organization

At the end of 2015, IFM applied for reaccreditation with the Accreditation Council on Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to ensure our ongoing ability to provide continuing medical education (CME) to our partners. This rigorous self-study process required...  Read more >>
Oct 31, 2016

The Institute for Functional Medicine Appoints Laurie Hofmann, MPH, as Chairman Elect of the Board of Directors

Federal Way, WA — The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) is excited to announce that Laurie Hofmann, MPH, IFM’s current Chief Executive Officer, has accepted the role of Chairman Elect of the IFM Board of Directors.  “I am delighted and grateful to...  Read more >>
Oct 3, 2016

The Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy Announces Educational Partnership with the Institute for Functional Medicine

Palm Harbor, FL – The Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy (IFNA) is proud to announce its educational partnership with The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM). The two organizations will continue to support the growth in knowledge surrounding Functional...  Read more >>