An Introduction to Nutrigenetics, Nutrigenomics and Pharmacogenomics
NOTE: NO tests included - only for practitioners who have completed a previous dnalife certification course.
IN PERSON COURSE!
Become part of our global practitioner network by attending our in person Certification Course.
We are delighted to be hosting our IN PERSON Certification course again! This time in the beautiful historic port city of Charleston, SC.with Drs. Mark and Michele Sherwood.
Course price includes IN PERSON training with the Sherwoods PLUS our comprehensive ONLINE training to be completed before the live event (18 hours of self-study)
Practitioner education is key to the incorporation of genetic testing into clinical practice. This online dnalife® education course will help equip you with the necessary knowledge to translate DNA test results into practical nutritional and lifestyle solutions, essential for the responsible integration of DNA testing into clinical practice. Become a dnalife® Accredited Practitioner and be part of our global network.
You will be introduced to the concept of nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics and applying this science in practice. The course provides important information around the genes and underlying principles of our core DNA tests, increasing your understanding and confidence to use these tests in your practice.
Introduction to Genetics
DNA Health: Genetics of key biochemical processes governing health & disease (Lipid Metabolism, Methylation, Inflammation, Oxidative stress, Detoxification, Bone Health, Insulin Resistance, Food responsiveness, Vitamin Metabolism)
DNA Oestrogen: Key biochemical processes governing Oestrogen Metabolism
DNA Diet: Genetics of Weight Management
DNA Sport: Genetics of Exercise Performance
Multiple choice questions to be completed after each Module.
Healthcare Practitioners will be accredited with dnalife® upon completion of this course and will be able to use the dnalife® tests in their practice as well as become part of our referral network.
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Our Educators: Dr's. Mark & Michele Sherwood
Dr's. Mark and Michele are very familiar with utilizing genetic testing as a foundational component of their functional medicine practice.
Dr Michele is a trained Doctor of Osteopathy; Dr Mark is a trained Naturopathic doctor. The Sherwood’s have a successful medical practice, the Functional Medical Institute; also a television program; as well as provide resources, including their two best-selling books, “The Quest for Wellness” and “Fork Your Diet”, nutrition plans, fitness instructional videos, and helpful mental and emotional steps to provide relief from stress and to help people form better habits so they can live well.
As research has evolved the two doctors have started working more with DNA testing and now they include DNA tests as an integrated part of their functional medicine treatment strategies. They have experience with hundreds of DNA tests and have seen how the results of these have made huge impacts on their patient outcomes. They now wish to share their experiences with other practitioners and teach foundational information about Nutrigenetics as well as clinical pearls of wisdom. Mark and Michele are experienced motivational and educational.