Functional Medicine Academy

Food As Medicine: Clinical Nutrition and Weight Loss Expertise

Key food and nutrition information including weight loss, group programs, coaching, and lifestyle recommendations presented. 5th in the Functional Medicine Academy series.

Food As Medicine: Clinical Nutrition and Weight Loss Expertise seminar is a part of the Functional Medicine Academy™ certificate program (FMA) offered by Aduco to licensed physicians and nutritional professionals.

The Functional Medicine Academy™ certificate program is comprised of 72 hours of approved coursework (9 classes) that must be completed in a 24-month period. After completing the coursework, you must pass the certification test (score 80% or higher) and submit a case review.

The FMA courses may be taken individually and in any order. Those not interested in the certificate program are welcome to attend the classes as free-standing educational offerings. You must have an Aduco account to register.

Additional courses in the FMA program are:

• The Functional Health and Nutrition Exam
• More than Cholesterol - Insights into Heart Health
• Belly Aches and Bloating Part 1 & 2
• Waiting List Practice
• Depression as a Symptom
• A Modern Approach to Alzheimer’s
• Just Plain Tired

This class is approved for 8 CE units by the California Acupuncture Board, Provider Number 484, Category 1. CA- licensed Chiropractors are able to apply these Acupuncture CE units toward relicensure as well, per the California code of Regulations, Title 16, Div. 4, Article 6, Section 361, Subdivision (h).
This class is approved for 8 CE units for Registered Nurses.

Note: The CEUs provided for this online seminar are through the State of California. If you are licensed in a state other than California, please check with your governing board to find out if California-recognized units are accepted. At this time, Aduco Academy only offers California CEU certificates.

CEU Processing fee included.
  • FMA 5 Intro: Food as Medicine
  • Module 1-8 Notebook: Food As Medicine
  • Module 1 Video: Food as Medicine
  • Module One Quiz
  • Module 2 Video: Food Chemistry
  • Module Two Quiz
  • Module 3 Video: Sugar Burner vs. Fat Burner
  • Module Three Quiz
  • Module 4 Video: Blood Sugar Rollercoaster
  • Module Four Quiz
  • Module 5 Video: What’s the Best Meal Plan?
  • Module Five Quiz
  • Module 6 Video: Food & Nutrition Testing
  • Module 6 Quiz
  • Module 7 Video: Focused Weight Loss
  • Module 7 Quiz
  • Module 8 Video: Focused Nutrition
  • Module 8 Quiz
  • Bonus Video
  • Final Step to Completion: Take Our Survey!
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed