Fourth Annual Amy Stine Workshop on Holistic Medicine
“Spirituality in Medicine”
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Herberman Conference Center
5320 Centre Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Pre-registration is required by Friday, May 3. For information, contact Oakland Walters, at 412-623-3811 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Amy Stine, MD, was a holistic family physician in the Pittsburgh area. Her private practice addressed body, mind, and spirit. This workshop, sponsored by UPMC Center for Integrative Medicine and others, is presented in her memory and offers healing concepts for medical professionals and the public.
- Christina Puchalski, MD, MS, Director of the George Washington Institute for Spirituality and Health
- Jeanette E. South-Paul, MD, Andrew W. Mathieson Professor Department Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
- Jon Spiegel, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
- Charles Starr, DMin, Director, Pastoral Care and Clinical Training, UPMC Shadyside
- David Lesondak, BCSI, KMI, LMT
The primary focus of this program will be “Spirituality in Medicine,” and will address the importance of addressing spirituality in health care settings and performing a spirituality assessment with patients. Presenters also will discuss cultural factors and the development of a spiritual life. There will be a panel discussion where attendees may participate, discuss experiences, and ask questions. The afternoon session will focus on the connection between fascia (the body’s connective tissue) and the mind. The public, health care consumers, and medical and mental health professionals are encouraged to attend.
View the schedule of events and register for the conference.
- UPMC Shadyside Center for Integrative Medicine
- The Department of Family Medicine of the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Medicine
- Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC
- University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences
- The family of Amy Ruth Stine, MD
Continuing Education Credits
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health care professionals are awarded 0.4 continuing education units (CEU’s) which are equal to 4.2 contact hours.
Faculty for this activity has been required to disclose all relationships with any proprietary entity producing health care goods or services.
Participation by all individuals is encouraged. Advance notification of any special needs will help us provide better service. Please notify us of your needs at least two weeks in advance of the program by calling Jeanette Adams, (412) 623-1203.