Save the Date: Fifth Annual Amy Stine Workshop on Holistic Medicine
Saturday, April 12, 2014
This year’s keynote speaker will be Robert Arnold, MD. Dr. Arnold is a professor of medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, holds the Leo H. Criep Chair in Patient Care, and is the chief of the Section of Pallia-tive Care and Medical Ethics. His talk will be directed to both health care consumers and medical professionals, highlighting some of the challenges in helping patients to become activated and more collaborative with the health care team.
Also speaking will be J. David Cress-well, PhD, assistant professor of psy-chology at Carnegie Mellon University, who will discuss his research on mind-fulness and how it impacts the brain, and Carol Greco, PhD, assistant professor of psychiatry at Pitt, who directs the Mindfulness Meditation pro-gram at the Center for Integrative Medicine.