Author Archives: Joel Kreisberg

2010 – GreenPharmEdu

A new online program was born in 2010! In the Fall, Teleosis and Touro University Nevada created the Institute for Environmental Medicine (I4EM) under the direction of Dr. Ilene Ruhoy. I4EM is now offering GreenPharmEdu, an online continuing educational program designed to educate health professionals on why and how to reduce unused pharmaceuticals accumulating in the environment. Continue reading

2009 – Practice Greenhealth Unites With Teleosis Institute

Broadening Sustainable Services to include Hospitals, Clinics and Clinicians

Practice Greenhealth has united with the Teleosis Institute to help transform healthcare into a model for sustainability. Teleosis brings to Practice Greenhealth the additional focus of providing services for clinics and medical offices, as well as training services for health care leaders in the form of its unique “Leadership in Green Health Care” online course. Teleosis, a non-profit organization based in Berkeley , California will be folded into the suite of service programs offered by Practice Greenhealth. Both organizations provide solutions and management assistance to the health care community in developing sustainable practices. Continue reading