Lifestyle Medicine Conference: Brain Health & Physical Wellness

May 2, 2014, Chestnut Ridge Gold Resort and Conference Center

Hosted and organized by S’eclairer, an Integrative Psychiatric Medical Practice, this conference focuses on local doctors and professionals bringing you the latest science of Integrative Medicine and wellness, including Narrative Healing, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Herbs, Supplements and Nutrition. Tempa Lama will speak about the role of meditation in healing our body, mind, and emotions.

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Conference schedule

8:00 a.m.   Registration/Exhibits
8:30 a.m.   Welcome & Introduction
    Safdar I. Chaudhary, M.D.
8:35 a.m.   Mindfulness and Healing
    Tempa Dukte Lama
8:45 a.m.   Key Note: The Intersection of Science & Spirituality
    Lewis Mehl-Madrona, MD
9:30 a.m.   Understanding the Fundamentals of Brain Health and Chronic Diseases
    Safdar I. Chaudhary, MD
    Oxidative Stress: Managing Fatigue and Fibromyalgia
    Zahida Chaudhary, MD
    Sleep Apnea: Do you Sleep Poorly and Experience Daytime Tiredness?
    Azmat Qayyum, MD
10:30 a.m.   Break
10:45 a.m.   Integrative Health & Lifestyle programming
    Betsy Blazek-O’Neill, MD
11:15 a.m   Mindfulness Techniques for Psychiatric and Medical Disorders
    Safdar I. Chaudhary, MD
    Tempa Dukte Lama
11:45 a.m.   Which Foods to Eat? Management of Pain and Cancer
    Janet Mckee, HHC;AADP
12:15 p.m.   Healthy Lunch: Mood, Food and Energy
    Janet McKee, HHC; AADP
1:00 p.m.   A Review of Music and Movement Therapies
    Greta Polo, MA, R-DMT and James Buckley
1:30 p.m.   State of Healthcare in Everyday Practice: Making your own Healthplan
    Facilitator: Cathy Kumor, MS
    Panel: Ruth Fowler; Joanne Spence; Dennis Courtney, MD; Lindsey Smith,
    Phyllis L. Morgan, MA; Stanley Wetschler, MD; Patricia Lemer, M.Ed., NCC; Sister Mary Price
2:30 p.m.   Medical Qigong: Energy Medicine and Physical Rehabilitation for the 21st Century
    Dr. Ted Cibik, PhD, ND, DMQ
3:15 p.m.   Break
3:30 p.m   Technology + Emotion
    Matt Keener, MD
4:00 p.m.   The Pursuit of Medicinal Plants, Sacred Seeds, and Modern Natural Medicines
    Daniel T. Wagner, R.Ph., MBA, Pharm.D.
4:45 p.m.   Best Attendee Prizes and Conference Adjourns

About the speakers

  • Keynote speaker Dr. Lewis Mehl-Madrona, author of several books on healing and modern medicine and former first Medical Director of UPMC Shadyside Integrative Medicine Program
  • Dr. Ted J. Cibik, CEO of Inner Strength, and a naturopathic doctor and Chinese Medicine Physician.
  • Dr. Dan Wagner, founder of NutriFarmacy in Wildwood, PA, a Pharmacist who has traveled extensively to research plant medicines in the rainforests of the world.
  • Dr. Matt Keener, University of Pittsburgh neuroscience professor and cofounder of EMODT, a company that combines neuroscience with technology.
  • Tempa Dukte Lama, the founder and spiritual director of Olmo Ling Bon Center and Olmo Ling Publications in Greenfield PA.
  • Dr. Zahida Chaudhary, clinical assistant professor at LECOM Medical College at Seton Hill.
  • Patty Lemer, M.Ed., NCC. Executive Director and C0-founder of the non-profit organization Developmental Delay Resources (DDR).
  • Janet McKee, founder of Sanaview in Pittsburgh PA, is a board certified Holistic Health Counselor.
  • Azmat Qayyum M,D Assistant Professor at University of Pittsburgh, McKeesport Hospital, a Board Certified in Pulmonary critical care and Sleep Medicine, and Director at Centerpointe Sleep Lab.

More information and online registration….