The Growth of Functional Medicine and Opportunities for Functional Medicine Health Coaches

An Interview with Dr. Mark Hyman

“It's quite exciting, because it's really pioneering a role that's never existed before, and I think that it's just the beginning of our role with health coaches. In fact, my goal is to train literally train thousands of health coaches for the Cleveland Clinic system, to deploy in the communities, to support them online, to do everything.” - Dr. Marl Hyman in this 2015 interview

Upon completion of this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Describe Dr. Hyman’s vision for the future of Functional Medicine, and the essential role that health coaches will play in changing the landscape of healthcare

Course length: 17 minutes

Your Instructor

Dr. Mark Hyman
Dr. Mark Hyman

Mark Hyman, MD, is a practicing family physician, a 12-time New York Times bestselling author, and an internationally recognized leader, speaker, educator, and advocate in his field.

He is the Head of Strategy and Innovation at Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Functional Medicine. He is also the founder and director of The UltraWellness Center, and the Board President of Clinical Affairs for the Institute for Functional Medicine.

You can learn more about Dr. Hyman at


Frequently Asked Questions

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The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
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