The Clifton Institute believes that a society may judge its success by the health of its citizens and the quality of its environment. The Institute exists to promote, disseminate and cultivate knowledge and information concerning preventive medicine, health promotion and environmental studies.
These fields encompass organized medicine as well as diet, nutrition, fitness, wellness, mental health and individual responsibility as key elements of an enriched quality of life.
The Institute supports ecological projects in the belief that all living systems are interdependent for their survival.
Formerly the International Academy for Preventive Medicine, Inc.