Cooking for a Healthier Arkansas

An evidence-based field in medicine that blends the art of food and cooking with the science of medicine.


To improve the health of patients by improving their food choice of high-quality meals that help to prevent and treat disease and restore well-being.


Every Arkansan will have the knowledge, foundation and commitment to make healthy food decisions.


To provide health care providers with knowledge on healthy food choices and culinary skills to enhance their ability to counsel patients on prevention and disease-specific management through food.

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