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DACBN Renewal Program

Course Instructor(s):Dr. Wayne Sodano, Charles Gant, Delilah Anderson, Alvin Danenberg.

(Open Enrollment)

The DACBN Renewal Program is available to Diplomates of the American Clinical Board of Nutrition as well as Diplomates of the Chiropractic Board of Clinical Nutrition only.  This program is designed to comply with the continuing education requirements for the renewal of Diplomate credentials and is approved by the ACBN and CBCN.  

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Includes the following modules:
DACBN Mod 01: Introduction to Integrative Medicine (12 hrs)

Course Description: This module introduces the principals of integrative medicine and how the core principal of inflammation is related to chronic disease.  It includes the (adult) physical examination from an integrative medicine perspective, and the preparation of a case presentation.  

Objectives:  Students will be able to explain the philosophy and treatment approach of integrative medicine, and the physiology and pathophysiology of the inflammatory process and natural medicine anti-inflammatory measures and be able to conduct an integrative physical examination.

Written by Dr. Wayne Sodano and narrated by Dr. Milton Bastidas

Note to DACBN Renewal Candidates: This module also includes information regarding case presentation requirements (Lesson CIHP107) for all students enrolled in the 300 hour Certified Integrative Health Care Practitioner program.  If you are not enrolled in that program these requirements do not apply to you; however, this lesson contains invaluable information and tools related to the case presentation and it is strongly recommended that you review this lesson in its entireity.  

 

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DACBN Mod 04: Nutrient and Toxic Elements (12 hrs)

Attention:  This module is available individually to DACBN Diplomate Renewals only.  

Course Description: Nutrient and toxic elements are discussed in the context of the integrative and functional medicine approach to deficiency, excess, and exposure. Adequacy assessment, optimal forms, clinical indication of deficiency, and laboratory assessment are reviewed for each essential nutrient. The general mechanism of metal toxicity and toxic metal assessment is discussed. Nutrients discussed include: calcium, magnesium, potassium, sodium, phosphorous, iron, zinc, copper, manganese, iodine, selenium, molybdenum, chromium, and cobalt. Toxic elements discussed include: aluminum, arsenic, cadmium, lead, and mercury.

Presented by Dr. Chas Gant, Director of Medical Education at The Academy of Functional Medicine and Genomics in collaboration with The College of Integrative Medicine. Guest speakers include Ralph Wilson, MD and Denise Grady. 

Objectives: Students will be able to explain the various methods of essential and toxic element laboratory assessment via advanced laboratory testing.

Note:  All lessons have handouts that should be downloaded prior to taking each lesson.  Some lessons may not include Power Point slide handouts and are noted accordingly.   

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DACBN Mod 11: Gastrointestinal Function (12 hrs)

Attention: This module is available individually to DACBN Diplomate Renewals only.

Course Description: The gastrointestinal impact on nutrient and toxic status as well as a physiological review of the stomach, pancreas, gallbladder, small intestine and the gastrointestinal microbiome are discussed.

Presented by Dr. Chas Gant, Director of Medical Education at The Academy of Functional Medicine and Genomics in collaboration with The College of Integrative Medicine.

Objectives: Students will be able to explain the gastrointestinal function s it relates to nutrient status and toxicant status.

Note:  All lessons have handouts that should be downloaded prior to taking each lesson.  Some lessons may not include Power Point slide handouts and are noted accordingly.   

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DACBN Mod 19: Clinical Laboratory Medicine (12 hrs)

Attention: This module is available individually to DACBN Diplomate Renewals only.

Course Description: A comprehensive review of interpreting standard and advanced blood tests is provided in the module. The numerous tables created in this lesson will allow for rapid laboratory interpretation and clinical decision-making.

Presented by Dr. Wayne Sodano, Director of Medical Education at The College of Integrative Medicine.

Objectives: Students will be able to order the most appropriate laboratory test and be able to provide an integrative medicine interpretation.

Note:  All lessons have handouts that should be downloaded prior to taking each lesson.  Some lessons may not include Power Point slide handouts and are noted accordingly. 

BONUS LESSON INCLUDED: Assessment & Treatment of Anemia 

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$145.00 USD

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