Beyond Cancer: Finding Spirit

Cancer survivors, family, friends, caregivers and the Tucson community are invited to attend Beyond Cancer: Finding Spirit, presented by Community Cancer Connections at the University of Arizona College of Nursing, in partnership with the UA Cancer Center. This event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 9,  from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (doors open at 7:30 a.m.), at Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort at 245 E. Ina Road in Tucson.

The focus of the 2017 event is “finding spirit” after cancer treatment. Presenters include keynote speaker Miguel Flores Jr., LISAC, CSOTS,CEO/president of Holistic Wellness Counseling and Consultant Services. The event offers the following to promote healthy living and long-term wellbeing:

  • Activities: cancer to dancer, mindful meandering, exercise class;
  • Lectures: science of relaxation, overcoming stress biology to promote wellness in survivorship, embracing the power of intent and belief;
  • Therapies: acupuncture, healing touch, facials, zero balancing, Reiki and massage.

Early registration is $20, or $25 at the door (lunch included). For more information/registration, please visit bit.ly/BeyondCancer2017  Please contact Janelle Jensen at jensenj@email.arizona.edu for more information.

Pima County Medical Society History Committee Meeting

The Pima County Medical Society History Committee Meeting will be held Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 5:15 p.m. at the Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation Conference Center, 3182 N. Swan Rd.  The meeting will be followed by the Pima County Medical Foundation Speaker Series Dinner Meeting. All PCMS members are welcome to attend the History Committee meeting and the Speaker Series.  CME credits will be available for the Speaker Series. Please see CME under events for details on the dinner meeting presentation.

Telemedicine (SPS) holds third national conference

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SPS will hold their third national conference on telemedicine beginning October 2 in Phoenix. The event features, among other things, useful and practical advice on how to get ready for telehealth, how to choose your perfect clinical tele-services partner and how to champion telehealth legislation.   Check out the SPS 2017 agenda and register now!  

For more information, please contact sps@telemedicine.arizona.edu or call Kris Erps, 1-877-535-6166.

 

American College of Physicians 2017 Arizona Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting

The American College of Physicians Arizona Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting will be held October 20-22, 2017 at the Hilton DoubleTree – Reid Park, 445 S. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711. Details and registration information can be found here.

AOMA 37th Annual Fall Seminar

The Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association Fall Seminar is schedule for November 11 & 12, 2017 at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Resort,10000 N. Oracle Rd.,Tucson, AZ 85704 Go here for registration information and details.