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Across the Foundation’s priority areas, our grantees are working to improve the health of the public through innovative research and programs.  The Foundation awards up to 40 grants on a rotating schedule each year.

Incorporating Lifestyle Medicine Education into Medical School Curricula

Theme: New Curriculum Content

Institution: University of South Carolina Educational Foundation

Grant Type: President’s Grant

Award Amount: $35,000

Grant Awarded: June 2013

This award will support a two-day invitational think tank entitled, “Incorporating Lifestyle Medicine Education into Medical School Curricula,” in Greenville, South Carolina.  The invitational think tank will engage experts and key decision makers in medical school curricular design to address integration of Lifestyle Medicine competencies during all four years of undergraduate medical education, and to gain consensus and momentum for the creation, testing, dissemination, and implementation of best practices of Lifestyle Medicine curriculum for all US medical students.