Posts by Dr. Bill

Northeast Winter Conference

Posted by on Nov 17, 2018 in Interesting, Missions | 0 comments

Northeast Winter Conference

CMDA Northeast Winter Conference January 18, 2019 – January 20, 2019 North East Maryland The CMDA Northeast Winter Conference brings Christians in healthcare from all levels of training and practice, specialty and disciplines—and their families— to the Chesapeake Bay with the express purpose of providing a restful environment in which to reconnect with God’s purpose for their lives. A few days away from the busyness of practice or training may be just what you need to get a renewed sense of who you are in Jesus and why you are in Medicine or Dentistry! Come spend time with your family and...

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ACEs Breakfast Report

Posted by on Oct 29, 2018 in Breakfasts, Teaching | 0 comments

ACEs Breakfast Report

ACEs Breakfast a great success In the midst of a delicious catered breakfast and encouraging fellowship, Saturday morning’s MCCF Fall Breakfast with Dr. Michael Scharf at the Rochester Academy of Medicine was very edifying. Dr. Sharf presented a comprehensive, evidence-based approach to understanding what Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are and the long-term effects they have on development, health, and illness over the years. Tools for understanding, assessing, and intervening on individual and community levels were outlined, followed by a stimulating Q&A session. Most of...

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Global Missions Conference

Posted by on Oct 17, 2018 in Missions | 0 comments

Global Missions Conference

GMHC 2018 November 8-10, 2018 • Louisville, KY 2018 Global Missions Health Conference The 2018 GMHC is coming and we’ve already planned and developed this experience with quality and excellence so you can connect and learn along with thousands of other people interested in healthcare missions. We’re excited about the variety of speakers, wide range of exhibiting organizations, and some special new events. We look forward to seeing you in November. Session Suggestions The sessions for the 2018 conference are all set. A committee has filtered through all the suggestions and...

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2018 Fall Breakfast

Posted by on Sep 30, 2018 in Breakfasts, Teaching | 0 comments

2018 Fall Breakfast

“Recovering from ACEs”   Our MCCF Fall Breakfast will be on Saturday, October 27, 9-11 am   Rochester Academy of Medicine 1441 East Avenue 14610   Dr. Michael Scharf will present and respond to questions about Identifying and ministering to those who suffer from the consequences of ACEs.    Material to be covered in the session: What are Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)? How can we become sensitive so that we can pick up the signs and symptoms that ACEs produce? Who is impacted? Those suffering may be young or older patients as well as providers themselves, their families, and members of...

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August Retreat 2018!

Posted by on Aug 3, 2018 in Interesting, Teaching | 0 comments

August Retreat 2018!

Faith in Healthcare MCCF has teamed with CMDA of Western NY to co-host a one-day retreat on August 25, 2018, from 8:30 am to 5 pm geared toward any and all healthcare professionals (retirees welcome!) and those immersed in the medical fields (MDs, DDS, NPs, nurses, Pharmacists, PAs, counselors, therapists, admin/support staff, hospital chaplains, etc.) seeking to refresh, renew or explore faith and how it relates to their role as healthcare provider/advocate. Family, friends, and people of all faiths or no particular faith are welcome to attend! All who are interested are invited. Please...

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