Graduate Certificate of Lifestyle Medicine

Advance and enhance existing health care with this exciting, innovative postgraduate degree — the only one of its kind in Australia offered under a school of medicine.

Lead the future

Catalyse a new generation of interdisciplinary healthcare practice

Real-world relevance

Courses created by health professionals for health professionals

Flexible study

Balance your commitments and learn online



  • Online: February




+total estimated Commonwealth Supported Fee

^total estimated tuition fee

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Fee deferral and scholarships available if eligible

Fees currently displayed are indicative only. 2024 fees will be uploaded by October, 2023.


6 months full-time

or part-time equivalent

Entry Requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a health discipline or equivalent

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Real stories

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    Taya Coates

    Master of Lifestyle Medicine

    My practice has been profoundly changed by the learnings of this course. I’ve told any colleague who would stand still long enough that they should check it out. Thank you for the opportunity to learn more about lifestyle medicine.

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    Dr Eileen Gourley

    Master of Lifestyle Medicine

    Interesting, informative and highly relevant to modern healthcare. I have found this course hugely enjoyable, well curated and presented, and would recommend it to anyone wanting to advance their learning in the area of lifestyle medicine.

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    Dr Sam Manger

    Course Coordinator

    Studying lifestyle medicine at JCU is an incubator for exciting careers, projects and innovation in health care. There is rapidly growing evidence and demand for lifestyle medicine, whole of person care and whole of community care from the public, clinicians, researchers and industry.

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    Dr Joanna McMillan

    Dietician, author and regular host of ABC's Catalyst program

    I have worked for many years with Dr Manger as part of our ASLM events and conferences, and he leads the field with knowledge, passion and enthusiasm. Having the opportunity to undertake a course led by him is undoubtedly a fantastic opportunity and you can be assured of quality, evidence-based teaching.