Our program prepares you to use lifestyle medicine as a therapeutic modality for the prevention, treatment and reversal of chronic disease in individuals, populations and communities. You’ll develop expertise that can provide hope to those suffering from chronic disease, changing how you practice medicine and interact with patients.

Program Highlights

  • Only fellowship of its kind in the nation
  • Mentors include top leaders in the field
  • Largest community of lifestyle medicine intensivist in the nation
  • Lifestyle Medicine Residency Curriculum (LMRC) engagement
  • Eligibility to sit for the American Board of Lifestyle Medicine (ABLM) certification exam
  • Eligibility for the Lifestyle Medicine Intensivist designation offered by ABLM. 
  • Culinary medicine experience

Program Components


You’ll participate in a structured, intensive curriculum designed to provide in-depth and practical knowledge in a variety of settings. Your training covers multiple chronic diseases with patients in different stages of disease severity or progression.



You will rotate through our inpatient and outpatient lifestyle medicine clinical service lines at the Loma Linda University Health campus.


Scholarly activities are personalized to your interests as well as institutional and national needs in the lifestyle medicine field. Every week, you’ll dedicate eight hours (20% of your time) to scholarly activities.

“The Lifestyle Medicine Intensivist Fellowship provided me with the practical clinical experience that I longed for! I learned how to truly use lifestyle medicine as a medical recommendation in various settings and health conditions.”