College Profile

The Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (ACNEM), is a not-for-profit, membership-based, medical college established in 1982, offering postgraduate level training for doctors and other health professionals in Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (NEM). Becoming a member of ACNEM helps to support the work of the College to establish nutritional and environmental medicine as core to good clinical practice.

Member Benefits include:

  • Discounts on ACNEM Training, Education and Events, including the annual ACNEM Conference
  • Podcasts - 'Clinical Insights - The ACNEM Podcast Series'
  • Free Monthly Online Lecture Video
  • Find-a-Practitioner Listing
  • ACNEM Journal and eNewsletter
  • ACNEM Facebook Group
  • Networking and Support

Learn with ACNEM

ACNEM's training and Fellowship pathway provide practitioners with evidence-informed training in nutritional and environmental medicine (NEM). Delivering independent, highly credible and up to date information on the most relevant topics of healthcare today. Our training courses are delivered by experienced medical practitioners and expert clinicians and are specifically designed to meet the needs of medical doctors and other healthcare professionals who would like to integrate nutritional and environmental principles into daily practice. Specialised learning modules can be undertaken individually or as part of the formal structure certification levels. The entry-level course is the Foundations of NEM (previously known as the Primary Modules).


Courses are offered as face-to-face training events and are also available all year-around online. Face-to-face training is offered across Australia and New Zealand three times each year and is facilitated by experienced medical doctors and other experts in specialised fields.

Online Learning

Online participants are provided access to content for a three-month period and are required to undertake a number of activities to obtain a certificate of completion. Participants are fully supported by our dedicated and qualified online facilitator.

CPD/CME Points

ACNEM is an accredited RACGP QI & CPD training provider for the 2017 - 2019 Triennium with 40 'Category 1' points allocated to most training programs. ACRRM, RNZCGP and CPD/CME points from other professional organisations may also be available.


ACNEM offers regular one-hour webinars on a variety of topics.  These presentations are recorded and are available for purchase after the event.  Previous topics can be viewed here.

For more information, visit the ACNEM website.  Contact us via Live Chat, or +61 (0)3 9583 1320.