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Mederi Academy

Mederi Academy

Since our inception in 2005, Mederi’s clinical training programs and lecture offerings have provided education to thousands of healthcare providers. Participants have included medical doctors, oncologists, naturopaths, licensed acupuncturists, chiropractors, and other health care providers.

What is Mederi Academy?

Mederi Academy is an accredited* 2-year, online learning program that trains healthcare practitioners from around the world in Mederi Medicine (also known as Eclectic Triphasic Medical System or ETMS). The goal of the program is to provide clinicians with the skills they need to significantly improve the quality of life and longevity for people facing cancer and other serious health challenges.

* Mederi Academy will work with state, regional, and national accrediting bodies so that the program will be CME accredited.

Who is Mederi Academy for?

Mederi Academy is open to medical clinicians who are committed to providing comprehensive care in the field of integrative medicine. Our curriculum addresses the deep gaps in the current healthcare model by training medical providers in Mederi Care, our holistic, unitive form of medicine and healing. The Academy provides a much-needed foundation for the integration of conventional science, genetics, and immunology with botanical and nutritional medicine.

What does Mederi Academy offer?

The skills-based, 2-year online curriculum is delivered by Mederi Care/ETMS trained faculty and includes several optional in-person training modules in Ashland. Participants develop deep knowledge of Mederi Care® and the skills to effectively practice it. 

The first year includes a pre-clinical module, and provides an objectives-based structure that includes Mederi Care® / ETMS methodology, botanical medicine, nutrition, genetics, immunology, well-being practices, disease prevention, and management of chronic conditions. The second year is focused on developing clinical skills for addressing a wide range of medical conditions, and is centered on the clinical application of Mederi Care.  

Training in Mederi Care® / ETMS emphasizes advanced clinical applications of botanical, nutritional, and biological medicine in order to successfully execute health-building interventions and protocols that enhance patient vitality and extend lifespan.

Learn More

To learn more about this exciting program, sign up below to be on our list of providers interested in the Mederi Academy program. You may also contact Melissa Pedersen, Mederi Education Program Administrator at 541.488.0514, ext. 314 or email

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Cohort 1 application process opens early 2022 for enrollment in September 2022!


Curriculum Overview

Our two-year program is conducted remotely (both individually and in mentored groups) with four in-person Mederi Medicine summits in Ashland, Oregon. The core curriculum includes on-line didactics, case-based studies, facilitated calls, hands-on protocol development, and mentored experiential learning while working with patient cases.

Year one: Domains of Content

  1. Preclinical Preparatory Phase 
  2. Foundations of Mederi Medicine and ETMS 
  3. ETMS 1 – Host Evaluation and Health 
  4. ETMS 2 – The Microenvironment 
  5. ETMS 3 – The Biology of Cancer 
  6. Mederi Medicine and Cancer 
  7. Hormones, Cancer, and Modulation 
  8. Protocol Development and Treatment 
  9. The Mederi Practitioner and Unitive Care

Year Two: Domains of Content

Clinical Specialties and Skills:

  1. Cancer 
  2. Cardiovascular Disease
  3. Endocrine/Neuroendocrine Health
  4. The Immune System and Autoimmune Disease 
  5. Thyroid Disease
  6. Bone Health 
  7. Women’s Health
  8. Men’s Health
  9. Neurological Disorders
  10. Depression and Anxiety

Mederi Practitioner Skill Sets

  1. Multi-professional Collaboration
  2. Mederi Practice Management and Mederi Center Standards
  3. Research methods and participation

Learning and Teaching Methods

  1. On-line sessions with self-evaluation
  2. Live webinars
  3. Recorded webinars
  4. Flipped classes
  5. Case studies and case facilitation
  6. Facilitated problem-solving exercises 
  7. Simulation and hands-on practice
  8. Whole group sessions
  9. Breakout sessions with peers

Certification Goals

  • We are pursuing CME and CE with accrediting bodies (ACCME, etc. )
  • Mederi Academy will grant certification to graduates
  • We will pursue affiliation with academic institutions for Master’s degree
  • We are developing an ACCME approved curriculum to be incorporated into Medical Schools as a pathway for collaboration, as well as for training

Interested in applying? Here's our eligibility criteria:

The Mederi Academy admits up to 35 healthcare practitioners for its 2-year certification program to those who are committed to providing comprehensive care in the field of integrative, unitive medicine, specifically with an interest in Mederi Care and oncology. Training in the Mederi Care model emphasizes advanced clinical applications of botanical, nutritional, and biological medicine principles within a multifaceted framework in order to successfully execute health-building interventions for enhancing patient vitality and lifespan.

Minimum Requirements:

1) Current credentials, active licensure and/or certification in any of the following primary disciplines / clinical professions by the appropriate authority / regulatory body:

  • Medical Doctor (MD) 
  • Naturopathic Doctor (ND)
  • Doctor of Osteopathy (DO)
  • Nurse Practitioner (NP) 
  • Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DACM or DAOM) or Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine
  • Diplomate of Acupuncture, Chinese Herbology, and Oriental Medicine (Dipl. Ac, CH, OM) 
  • Licensed Acupuncturist (LAc) 
  • Doctor of Chiropractic (DC)
  • Registered Nurse (RN) 
  • Registered Herbalist (RH) 
  • Registered Dietician (RD)
  • Certified Clinical Nutritionist (CCN)
  • Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS)
  • Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner (CAP)

2) Professional references (reference form will  be provided with application)

3) Minimum 3 years clinical practice / experience in a healthcare setting (ie; hospital, clinic, private practice)

4) Professional characteristics:

  • Commitment to high standards of ethics in patient interactions
  • Passion for unitive, wholistic, science-based medicine
  • Desire to work in teams with providers of varying backgrounds
  • Willingness to adhere to Mederi Practice Standards during and after training
  • Commitment to ongoing learning 

* Please note these are the minimum eligibility requirements to apply to the certification program. Meeting the minimum eligibility requirements does not grant automatic acceptance into the program. A complete application must be submitted to determine eligibility. Applications will be posted soon.

Application Process opens early 2022

To be notified when the application process opens, please contact Melissa Pedersen, Mederi Education Program Administrator at 541.488.0514, ext. 314 or email


“We are looking forward to welcoming Cohort 1 to the new Mederi Academy!  A prominent online program has been a long-time vision of ours and we are positioned to be at the forefront of integrative medicine training opportunities with our continuing medical education program.  With this new educational platform, Mederi Center is committed to preparing practitioners to contribute to patient vitality and lifespan with Mederi Care.  We hope you can join us!” ~ Jennifer Yance, Executive Director

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