Gateway to Well-being Conference – St. Louis

August 16, 2019 – August 18, 2019

St. Louis, Missouri

The CMDA Center for Well-being and the CMDA St. Louis area chapter invite you to join us

A weekend conference designed to help doctors and other healthcare professionals address burnout and promote well-being from a biblical perspective. The conference offers 5 CME presentations and facilitated small group discussions, along with time for worship, fellowship and individual reflection. You will come away from this event informed, refreshed, and encouraged.

Registration Information

The CMDA Center for Well-being and the CMDA St. Louis area chapter invite you to join us for a weekend conference designed to help doctors and other healthcare professionals address burnout and promote well-being from a biblical perspective. The conference offers 5 CME presentations and facilitated small group discussions, along with time for worship, fellowship and individual reflection. You will come away from this event informed, refreshed, and encouraged.


CANCELLATION POLICY:

$50 cancellation fee until July 31, 2019

$100 cancellation fee after July 31, 2019


Conference Registration fees include four meals (Friday dinner, Saturday lunch and dinner, and Sunday lunch).


REGISTRATION FEE Deadlines:

$50 savings if registered before June 30, 2019

$50 late registration fee after July 31, 2019


Conference Fee Regular Early Bird (deadline 6/30/19)
Member (MD, DO, DDS, DMD) $400.00 $350.00
Nonmember (MD, DO, DDS, DMD) $500.00 $450.00
Other healthcare professional $350.00 $300.00
Retired $350.00 $300.00
Missionary $300.00 $250.00
Spouse $250.00 $200.00
Resident $250.00 $200.00
Student $80.00 $80.00
CMDA Staff $80.00 $80.00
Facility Fee
Overnight (Double occupancy) $110.00 Includes breakfast each day.
Overnight (Single occupancy) $150.00 Includes breakfast each day.

Venue Information

Mercy Conference and Retreat Center

2039 North Geyer Road

St. Louis, MO  63131

Speakers

Speaker Information – Well-being Conference St. Louis

Ken Jones is the Director of Coaching for CMDA. He is an ordained pastor and a certified Physician Life Development Coach. In addition to teaching and developing courses on coaching for CMDA, he spends significant time coaching doctors across the United States every week. He has written four books and numerous articles on topics ranging from parenting and spiritual life to leadership development and marriage issues. His most recent book is entitled, “If I Should Die Before I Live.” He and his wife Randee have three sons and six of the most amazing grandchildren on the planet. He loves to read, write and watch…St. Louis Cardinals baseball.

 

Dr. Steve Sartori is Director of the Center for Well-being at CMDA. He is a certified life and leadership coach who helps doctors and other healthcare professionals align with God, optimize well-being and maximize influence. He is a graduate of the Medical College of Wisconsin. He has served as CEO of a private group practice, chief of staff at two hospitals, faculty member for a family medicine residency program and chief medical officer for a community health center. He has served as a board member and treasurer of CMDA, and has participated in mission trips to Romania, Jamaica, Thailand, Kenya and Swaziland. He is married, with two adult children, and enjoys traveling and sports. An avid fan of the Green Bay Packers, he can sometimes be seen wearing a cheesehead.

Dr. Ann Tsen is a Certified Physician Life and Leadership Coach and a board-certified internist. She is a founding member of the CMDA Life and Leadership Coaching ministry and serves on the advisory council for the Women Physicians in Christ ministry. She has also served as campus advisor for the local CMDA student chapter along with her physician husband. She has experience in practicing medicine and using coaching in a variety of settings, including domestic and international missions. She enjoys living in the Pacific Northwest, photography and long beach walks. She is passionate about helping women in medicine move forward in their personal and professional lives.

 

Dr. Stan Haegert is Associate Director of the Center for Well-being at the Christian Medical & Dental Associations (CMDA). A board-certified family physician, he is passionate about helping healthcare professionals learn to care for themselves while serving others. Stan and his wife Deb served as medical missionaries in The Gambia, West Africa. Stan’s experience of burnout, recovery and return to the mission field has given him a strong desire to help others learn the rhythms of work and rest that Jesus so perfectly modeled. Stan received an MD from Michigan State University and an MPH from the University of Michigan. Stan and Deb recently moved to Colorado to be closer to their two adult daughters, son-in-law and grandsons. When not singing 70’s music in local coffee houses, Stan is usually looking for a good game of chess.

Schedule

Friday, August 16 4:00 PM Registration
Friday, August 16 6:00 PM Dinner
Friday, August 16 7:15 PM Session 1
Friday, August 16 8:45 PM Adjourn
Saturday, August 17 8:00 AM Breakfast
Saturday, August 17 9:00 AM Devotions
Saturday, August 17 9:30 AM Session 2
Saturday, August 17 10:45 AM Small Groups
Saturday, August 17 12:00 PM Lunch
Saturday, August 17 1:00 PM Session 3
Saturday, August 17 2:15 PM Small Groups
Saturday, August 17 3:30 PM Free Time
Saturday, August 17 6:00 PM Dinner
Saturday, August 17 7:15 PM Session 4
Saturday, August 17 8:45 PM Adjourn
Sunday, August 18 8:00 AM Breakfast
Sunday, August 18 9:00 AM Check-out
Sunday, August 18 9:30 AM Session 5
Sunday, August 18 10:45 AM Worship Service
Sunday, August 18 12:00 PM Lunch
Sunday, August 18 1:00 PM Adjourn

Contact

For more information, contact:

Steve Sartori

wellbeing@cmda.org

Continuing Education

5 Lecture Hours Available.
No prior level of skill, knowledge, or experience is required (or suggested) Course designed for physicians and dentists and other healthcare professionals.

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