Functional Medicine 2.0 with James Maskell

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Functional Medicine 2.0 with James Maskell

Calling all functional medicine entrepreneurs - this podcast is for you!

James Maskell has been described as the most influential non-physician promoter in the industry, and his passion and enthusiasm for helping health professionals create profitable, meaningful and fulfilling healing businesses is palpable.

With thanks to the Australasian Integrative Medicine Association, James joins us today  to give us some insight into what he will be covering in his forthcoming "The Future of Medicine" presentation in Sydney, March 2017.  James has a vision for the future of functional medicine practices which he describes as "Functional Medicine 2.0" . Tune in to learn more. 

Covered in this episode

[00:36] Introducing James Maskell
[01:14] AIMA Event: The Future of Medicine with James Maskell 
[02:37] The most influential non-physician promoter of the industry
[03:05] James background and journey into functional medicine
[05:48] The non-clinical aspects of building a practice
[06:37] The functional forum was born
[08:06] What drives practitioners into integrative medicine
[10:40] Functional Medicine 1.0
[11:48] Functional Medicine 2.0
[12:54] The book: The Evolution of Medicine
[16:54] Resources for learning functional medicine
[17:51] Functional Medicine is the future of medicine
[21:05] The economic benefits of integrative medicine
[26:43] What are the top things practitioners can do?
[28:17] Micro-practices: creating your own "job"
[28:48] Where is the future of health creation?
[33:17] What modalities can adopt these ideas?
[36:10] The ethical dilemma of delivering medicine digitally
[39:39] The real costs of delivering healthcare
[43:50] Conferences worthy of attending to learn more
[44:38] Final summary and thanks to James for sharing his ideas

Additional Resources

The Future of Medicine | Event Booking
Australasian Integrative Medicine Association
James Maskell | The Functional Forum
James Maskell's Book: The Evolution of Medicine
Myriad Live | Event Booking
Australian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (ACNEM)
Entrepreneurial Australian Practitioners
Keonie Moore
Tammy Guest
Helen Padarin
Jessica Donovan
Article | Deloitte Access Economics: Fish oils for the secondary prevention
of Coronary Heart Disease
Dr Mark Hyman & Saddleback Church | The Daniel Plan 
BioCeuticals | Cardiac Wellness Program with Alfred Hospital A Success
Alfred Health | Integrative Cardiac Wellness Group


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