Dietary Supplements and Herbal Medicine   [Archived Catalog]
2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook

IFN 5676 - Dietary Supplements and Herbal Medicine

This course examines one of the most common modalities of integrative medicine: dietary and herbal supplements.  The course provides an overview of the regulations that govern manufacturing, sales, and marketing of dietary supplements. Students will use reliable and peer-reviewed resources to critically evaluate the proposed benefits, efficacy, and safety of supplements in order to inform client recommendations. Prerequisite(s): IFN 5520  (or proof of previous nutrition coursework) 3.0 credit(s)
Offered: Offered FA-Term B Course Length: 8 weeks No RC required