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                                                  Atlanta, GA      l      May 8-10, 2014

                                                      Hyatt Regency, Peachtree Center

Plenary Speakers

Click here for more information on this year's plenary speakers.  http://www.cchf.org/conference/speakers/

Sneak Peek

Half Day Intensives:

  • Behavioral health issues and patient motivation (+ 3 additional workshops)
  • Dealing with integrated spiritual care and caring for caregivers (+ 4 additional workshops)

Workshop Highlights:

  • Several workshops addressing oral health models.
  • Robust track on Nuts-n-Bolts management issues (6 very practical workshops)
  • Numerous workshops addressing the values that undergird faith-based healthcare, and how people are fleshing those out. 
  • Several workshops addressing cultural competency issues and highlighting health disparities and advocacy.
  • Numerous workshops dealing with personal development as a disciple of Christ working in healthcare.
  • Panels and presenters dealing with suffering, end of life issues, women¹s issues, personal and professional preparation for a Christ-driven mission in healthcare for the poor, among other topics.
  • A couple workshops specifically deal with health education and wellness. One in particular highlights the work at Good Samaritan of Atlanta that empowers patients to take control of their own health.

 

Conference Schedule

Wednesday, May 7

6:00 - 7:30 pm, Volunteer Meeting

Thursday, May 8

10:00 - 7:00 pm, Registration

10:00 - 11:30 pm, Volunteer Meeting

1:00 - 5:00 pm, Intensive Track Sessions

2:00 - 3:30 pm, Volunteer Meeting

7:00 - 9:00 pm, Plenary 1, Eric Walsh, MD, DrPH: Director of Public Health for the City of Pasadena

Friday, May 9

8:00 - 8:45 am, Bible study with John Perkins

9:00 - 11:00 am, Plenary 2, Janelle Goetcheus, MD: Chief Medical Officer of Unity Healthcare in Washington, DC

1:00 - 5:00 pm, Workshop Sessions

Saturday, May 10

8:00 - 8:45 am, Bible study

9:00 - 11:30 am, Workshop Sessions

1:00 - 2:30 pm, Plenary 3, Val Tramonte, MD: Faculty Physician for In His Image Family Medicine Residency in Tulsa