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Dr Monye (middle-left) with Dr Morenike Alex-Okoh, Director for Public Health, FMOH and her team

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Dr. Monye's visit to the Federal Ministry of Health

22nd May 2021

Dr. Monye's Interview on Channels TV on defeating hypertension

22nd May 2021

Dr. Monye on the Healthy Ageing Webinar by the Alumni Uniben 

13th April 2021

Dr. Monye's Interview with Silverbird today on World Health Day

7th April 2021

Lifestyle Medicine Global Alliance workshop Orlando Florida

November 2nd, 2019

BCLM founder Dr Ify Monye deliver a lecture at the NGPUK ( Nigerian General Practitioners in UK) Annual Scientific Conference. 
The Topic of the lecture was : 
LIFESTYLE MEDICINE; Preventing, Treating and Reversing Chronic Lifestyle Related Diseases.

The conference was held on Saturday 2nd November 2019 at the Jury’s Inn Hotel, Milton Keynes, UK.

Dr Monye at National Health Dialogue

October 16th, 2019

BCLM founder Dr Ifeoma Monye spoke on her motivation to become a Lifestyle Medicine Physician at the Premium Times National Health Dialogue in Abuja.

She made a case for total overhaul and revamping of Primary Health Care and introduction of Lifestyle Medicine education across board in all tiers of school education as well as to the lay man and woman in the community: the sure way to ensure UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE in an affordable, acceptable, accessible way. Totally in sync with our culture of eating fresh produce, walking to the farm, great family and friends Connectedness, spirituality (everyone either goes to church or mosque etc), and so on.

Let’s keep spreading the word everyday.... soon it will be “lifestyle streaming” everywhere and in every health situation!!

World Anesthesia Day

October 16th, 2019

Dr Ify Monye was a guest lecturer at the Department of Anesthesiology, National Hospital Abuja. Celebrating 'World Anesthesia Day'. Dr Monye delivered a lecture on 'Work-Life Balance for the Health Worker. She emphasized on the need to maintain a healthy work-life balance for a better impact on overall health. 

Dr Monye speaking at the Armed Forces Radio, Abuja.

October 3, 2019

Dr Ify Monye was at the Armed Forces Radio  (FM 107.7) Abuja on October 3, 2019 speaking on Brain Health: Improving Brain health (Memory) and managing diseases affecting the brain using Lifestyle Medicine.

Dr Ify Monye on-air at Cool FM Radio Station, Abuja.

August 27, 2019

Dr Ify Monye was at Cool FM radio station, Abuja on August 27th, 2019 speaking on The Role of Water in Healthy Living. She spoke extensively on how water is beneficial to the health, how much water is recommended and how to make water more pleasant to drink for optimum hydration.


23 June 2018

Dr Ify Monye recently attended the British Society of Lifestyle Medicine 2018 conference in Edinburgh.

This event was for all interested in lifestyle as medicine – prevention and self-management of non-communicable disease. From cell to community. It was attended by world renowned speakers and leaders in their fields. The emphasis was on #1change we can all make to improve our lifestyle and better our health. Dr Monye also led a panel in discussing and teaching a group of students.

4th Lifestyle Medicine Conference in Lithuania

March 2018

Executive Meeting of the European Lifestyle Medicine Organization (ELMO)

April 1 2017

Geneva, Switzerland

Dr. Ifeoma Monye will deliver an impactful presentation on the complexities of this emerging branch of medical practice. This distinguished gathering includes global medical leaders from the United Kingdom, Europe, and ambassadors from all over the world. Dr. Monye will highlight the importance of Blue Zones – areas around the world where individuals routinely live to 100 years and maintain a healthy and active lifestyle, devoid of chronic illnesses such as cancer, hypertension, diabetes, and osteoporosis. She will emphasize the critical role that lifestyle medicine must play to ensure that there are several more areas of the world and in particular Africa where Blue Zones are created. Through collaborations with the leaders of ELMO, together they will create more Blue Zones in Europe, Africa, and the rest of the world by increasing awareness about the principles and practices of Lifestyle Medicine.  

Brookfield Centre for Lifestyle Medicine Celebrates her One Year Anniversary on the 22nd of August, 2015

August 18, 2015

On Saturday, 22nd August, 2015 Brookfield Centre for Lifestyle Medicine will be holding her One Year Anniversary/Public Presentation of Brookfield Centre for Lifestyle Medicine.


This is scheduled to at the Yar Adua Centre, Central Business District Abuja. Time: 5pm prompt.


This epoch event is a milestone in the future of Lifestyle Medicine in Nigeria and doubles as the Golden Anniversary Celebration of the CEO, Dr (Mrs.) Ify Sylvester-Monye, Africa’s Global ambassador for European Society for Lifestyle Medicine (ESLM) and Chief Consultant Family Physician.

Brookfield Centre for Lifestyle Medicine Congratulates her MD/CEO Dr. Ify Sylvester-Monye as she celebrates her 50th Birthday on the 22nd of August, 2015

August 18, 2015

Tribute to our director

Dr Ify Monye is an amazing woman of faith with a passion for excellence in whatever she does, for us at the Brookfield Center for Lifestyle Medicine; she is a mother, a sister, a friend, and an excellent mentor. Working with Dr Monye is a privilege and a blessing for which we are grateful to God almighty.

We are glad to celebrate you Dr Ify Monye on your 50th birthday. May your light continue to shine even brighter.


Happy Birthday Ma.


From the Management and Staff of
Brookfield Center for Lifestyle Medicine

Brookfield Centre for Lifestyle Medicine Congratulates her MD/CEO Dr. Ify Sylvester-Monye on winning the PROFESSIONAL CHRISTIAN WOMAN AWARD

June 28, 2015

'The Management and Staff of Brookfield Centre for Lifestyle Medicine Congratulates her MD/CEO Dr. Ify Sylvester-Monye on winning the PROFESSIONAL CHRISTIAN WOMAN AWARD  in the Just concluded Wise Women Award Event held in Sheraton Hotel Lagos on Sunday, 28th June, 2015. We are proud of you and we wish you greater heights in all your endeavors"

Exciting News!

June 17, 2015

We just published our NEW website and it's now LIVE! At last there's a one stop place for info on Lifestyle Medicine. You can reach us through any of our social media platforms.

2015 Award Nominees

June 16, 2015

Dr. Monye was nominated for the Professional Christian Woman of the year.

Global Ambassadors of the European Society of Lifestyle Medicine

May 15, 2015

Voices to promote Lifestyle Medicine to reduce the global Burden of chronic lifestyle-related Diseases. - Dr. Monye was appointed an Ambassador  of the ESLM to Nigeria.

Accolade Awards

September 17, 2014

Dr. Ifeoma Sylvester-Monye is a Senior Consultant in Family Medicine, with special interest in Lifestyle Medicine.


She pioneered the establishment of the Department of Family Medicine at the National Hospital, Abuja, Nigeria in 2003, a department which now ranks as a premier department in the hospital.

Brookfield Centre Pioneers Lifestyle Medicine - ThisDay Live

April 24, 2014

The Brookfield Centre for Lifestyle Medicine, Abuja has launched a scheme for lifestyle medicine aimed at offering consultation services to Nigerians and legal residents on measures to prevent life-threatening diseases that result from people’s style of living. These include various types of cardiovascular ailments and Mendelian diseases, among others.

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