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Spirituality and Medicine

October 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Presenter: Christina M. Puchalski, MD, MS, FACP

Friday, October 18, 2019
10:00 AM—3:00 PM

University of Pikeville, 147 Sycamore St, Pikeville, KY 41501
Booth Auditorium (5th Floor – Record Building)
Free Parking directly across Hambley Blvd. in Parking Garage

About our Presenter:
Christina Puchalski, MD, MS, OCDS, FACP, FAAHPM, is a pioneer and international leader in the movement to integrate spirituality into healthcare in clinical settings and medical education. Dr. Puchalski is the founder and Director of the George Washington University’s Institute for Spirituality and Health (GWish) and Professor of Medicine at The George Washington University in Washington, DC. Dr. Puchalski is board certified in palliative care and internal medicine, directs an interdisciplinary outpatient supportive and palliative clinic and is a Medical Hospice Director in Washington, DC. Dr. Puchalski has authored numerous book chapters and published a book with Oxford University Press entitled Time for Listening and Caring: Spirituality and the Care of the Seriously Ill and Dying. She co-authored Making Health Care Whole with Dr. Betty Ferrell, based on consensus work resulting in guidelines for interprofessional spiritual care. She is co-editor of an international textbook on spirituality and health published by Oxford University Press and the Handbook of Supportive Oncology and Palliative Care: Whole-Person Adult and Pediatric Care.

Event is FREE and open to all Spiritual Care Providers, Medical Students, Physicians, CPE Students and community clergy.

Registration and more information
Click here for the event flyer
Click here for the registration form

For more information contact
Rev. Greg Creasy, Director of Spiritual Care & Mission, SMMC

Hilton Garden Inn
849 Hambley Boulevard, Pikeville, KY 41501 Tel: +1-606-766-2000
$119.00 per room
Call today and mention TSASCP or follow the link below to reserve your room:

Presented in partnership with UPike and Pikeville Medical Center


October 18, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm