Contact: Meredith Lair
OHSU Family Medicine, Wallowa County & Northeast Oregon AHEC Celebrate 25 Years Together
July 22 - 23, 2016 in Wallowa County
Join us for a weekend full of activities in a beautiful location! See current list of events below. Keep checking in with us as specific details may change.
Friday, July 22, 2016
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Welcome Reception at the Josephy Center
403 N. Main Street, Joseph Oregon
Saturday, July 23, 2016
Continuing Medical Education for Providers: PHYSICIAN WELLNESS
7:30 AM – guided walk to see the natural beauty of Enterprise
8:30 AM – Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM – Welcome
9:15 AM – 11:45 AM - JEFF HORACEK, MD - How can self-care transform healthcare?"
Avoiding physician burnout and understanding physician wellness, concentrating on autonomy, competency and relatedness. Workshop to develop self care skills and cooperative problem solving.
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM – Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM - TERI PIERSON, Training Program Coordinator, Resolutions Northwest Community engagement and dispute resolution.
Finding alignment with those who do not share your priorities. The equity and intercultural considerations to take into account.
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM - SONIA SOSA, MD Mind body Relaxation Techniques for Provider and Patient:
In this session we will learn, discuss and experience mind body techniques that can be used to encourage relaxation in our patients and ourselves. These techniques can be used for overall well-being as well as acute and chronic medical conditions to promote reflection and self-awareness. Although the addition of these techniques into your own life or into your clinical practice can feel daunting, one can see personal benefit in even a brief relaxation practice and the techniques can easily be taught to patients within the context of a 15-20 minute visit. Examples of techniques that we will cover are: relaxation breathing, progressive relaxation, mindful eating and gratitude journaling.
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM – TOWN HALL MEETING Legislators and policy makers will hear from the community about the health care needs in rural Oregon – what is working and what is not.
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM – Tours of Winding Waters Clinic
6:00 PM – 10 PM – Community Dinner at the Blue Barn
63327 Tenderfoot Valley Road, Joseph Oregon