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Hildemar Dos Santos, MD, DrPH
Assistant Professor, School of Public Health
School of Public Health
Professional Development    Classes
  • International Conference on Physical Activity, Loma Linda University, September 2008 ( 9/2008 )
    New research on exercise and how to promote it to the community
  • Wellsource training in San Diego - Corporate Wellness Programs development ( 9/2008 )
    It gives a person the hability to design and implemente corporate wellness programs using Wellsource software.
  • Medifast seminar at Drayson Center ( 9/2008 )
    Medifast is a program that uses meal replacements for weight loss.
  • How to develop a more professional preparation course to influence students in their future profession ( 9/2008 )
    It helped to provide more practical information to the students regarding the many aspects of their future profession.
  • Introduction to The Solution Method, a method used to counsel individuals who have mostly problems with weight, diet and other unhealthy behaviors ( 8/2008 )
  Seminars and Conferences
  • American College of Lifestyle Medicine Conference 2015, San Diego, CA ( 10/2015 )
    Prevention of diseases and lifestyle approaches to conteract chronic diseases. Practicing lifestyle activities in the clinical settings.
  • Healthy People Conference 2015 ( 3/2015 )
    Topics on exercise and health, laughter and spirituality and health, women's health
  • American College of Lifestyle Medicine 2014, Washington DC ( 10/2014 )
    The most important conference on lifestyle in the country. Presence of famous speakers as Dr. McDougal, Esselstyn, Rippe, Katz, Campbell, WEber, Dysinger and others.
  • Healthy People conferences - Attended yearly  since 2001

    ( 3/2001 - 3/2014 )

    Member of the organizing Healthy People, 2010 and 11. Member of the scientific committee in 2015 - Yearly meetings are focused on lifestyle and the prevention of diseases and this has become the main conference at Loma Linda University. 

  Post-doc Training
  • CHES - Certified Health Education Specialist - certificated since 2001. ( 9/2001 - 9/2015 )
    The CHES is an important tool for health educators that gives them the credential to speak and act in public health specially in my case in community health. Certified through 2015
  • Certified Limited Phlebotomist ( 6/2011 - 6/2015 )
    Credentialed by the State of California Health Department to perform blood screenings through finger sticks under a CLIA certified center, in the case, LLU Center for Health Promotion.
  • Certified Nutrition Specialist - CNS

    ( 10/2011 - 4/2015 )

    Certified up to 2015. The CNS credential allows the professional to deliver nutrition assessment and counseling to patients who have nutrition and lifestyle related chronic diseases.

  • Certified Exercise Physiologist - ACSM - CEP - American College of Sports Medicine -  2001 ( 11/2001 - 4/2015 )
    The former Health and Fitness Specialist HFS credential is a professional that promotes exercise as a tool or even as a medicine to prevent, rehabilitate and treat chronic diseases. Currently certified up to 2016. In 2015, the certificate name was changed to Certified Exercise Physiologist.