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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 knowledge

Next-level networking

Connect with high-profile industry experts

Enhance your career

Increase your expertise



  • Online: February



+estimated annual Commonwealth Supported Fee for a full-time study load

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


6 months full-time

or part-time equivalent

Entry Requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a health discipline; or equivalent

Course Code


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Real stories

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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 a 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 Roy Rasalam

    Head of Clinical Studies

    Lifestyle Medicine uses evidence-based interventions to target the risk factors for chronic disease and make clinically meaningful changes to people’s lives. Through implementation of the foundational skills taught in these subjects, graduates will be empowered to prevent and treat major non-communicable diseases.