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We invite you to join the growing number of physicians who have become Diplomates of the International Board of Lifestyle Medicine.

Lifestyle medicine physicians become ABLM Diplomates by:

Completing a minimum of 30 hours of specific lifestyle medicine online CME

Gathering at least 10 hours of live in-person CME by attending an approved event

Submitting a case study, documenting the positive impacts of lifestyle medicine intervention with an active patient (can be yourself)

Passing the certification exam

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Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

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IBLM certified Lifestyle Medicine physicians must have and maintain their license to practice. Board certification in Lifestyle Medicine increases competency in your primary field of practice.   Board certification in Lifestyle Medicine is intended to ensure that physicians have attained a certain level of expertise and competency in their chosen field. Physicians are expected to practice within the scope of their medical licensure to ensure the delivery of high-quality care.