We hope you can join us for this great conference with Dr. Christina Puchalski, an internationally known pioneer in the field of spirituality and health care:
Making Health Care Whole
January 12, 2017
7:15 am to 3:30 PM
Queen's Conference Center
1301 Punchbowl Street Honolulu, HI 96813
The day will be divided into two sections, which can be attended separately:
As a result of attending this conference, spiritual care and healthcare providers will have a deeper understanding on the relevance of spirituality to the overall well-being of patients and their loved ones. Connections will be bridged between the work of medical professionals and religious/spiritual care providers.
In the morning, Dr. Puchalski will lead us on a journey towards creating healing environments for the people we are called to serve. In the afternoon, she will facilitate small group discussions on how our organizations can increase our effectiveness in providing spiritual care.Morning Session
: "Integrating Spirituality and Health Care"
(7:15 am to 12:15 PM
The Role of spirituality in healthcare. Dr. Christina Puchalski
Listening to a patient's story. Moderator: Reverend Al Miles
Creating healing environments attending to spiritual needs of patients. Dr. Christina Puchalski
Closing Remarks: Dr. Daniel Fischberg
Afternoon Session: "Witness to Suffering: The Art of being Present" (1:30 to 3:30 PM)
Introduction To health care standards regarding spiritual care, measurement, evaluation and research. Dr. Christina Puchalski
Table Groups Discussion Topics:
* How does your organization provide spiritual care?
* What do you envision for the future; how will you get there and how do you measure outcomes and quality?
Summary: Dr. Christina Puchalski
Half day registration $50, full day $100. Please register by January 3, 2017
For program details and to register please download the PDF file
If you have any questions, please call Anke Flohr at (808) 591-6556 or JP Sabbithi at (808) 791-8003.
This conference is with Dr. Christina Puchalski, MD in collaboration with Pacific Health Ministry and Hospice Hawai'i.
Christina Puchalski, MD, MS is a pioneer and international leader in the movement to integrate spirituality into healthcare in both the clinical setting and in medical education.