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2020 CMDA Winter Conference

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2020 CMDA Winter Conference

CMDA Northeast Winter Conference January 17, 2020 – January 19, 2020 Sandy Cove, Maryland Whether it’s the agony of being an attending, the rigor of residency, the stress of being a successful student, the pain of PA work, or the difficulty of dentistry. Burnout knows no age, sex, race, or profession. This is a weekend for us to gather in a sacred space to lean into the presence of GOD, create community with colleagues, and be refreshed and renewed. This will be considered holy ground, where you can come and experience healing as you provide healing for others. This year’s speakers...

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2019 Fall Breakfast

Posted by on Sep 15, 2019 in Breakfasts, Teaching | 0 comments

2019 Fall Breakfast

“Living Faith in Academia”   Our MCCF Fall Breakfast will be on Saturday, October 19, 9-11 am   Brighton Presbyterian Church* 1775 East Avenue 14610   Dr. Elise van der Jagt, MD, MPH will share with us about A Life of Faith in the Medical Center and the attendant blessings and challenges that accompany his administrative clinical, and teaching, roles as a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at URMC and specialist in Critical Care at Golisano Children’s Hospital. This will be a wonderful opportunity to strengthen the bridge we have in faith between Town and Gown and reexamine how we may...

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2019 CCHF Conference

Posted by on Jan 26, 2019 in Missions, Teaching | 0 comments

2019 CCHF Conference

Interwoven Join the group from Buffalo and Rochester going to Cincinnati this March! Drs. David Holmes and Myron Glick in Buffalo and Dr. Morehouse and Jan Thirlby in Rochester are organizing a contingent of health care workers to attend this year’s Christian Community Health Fellowship (CCHF) national conference, organized on the missional medicine theme of “Interwoven” – indicating that all that we do is interwoven with our faith. Drs. Glick and Morehouse will be among the presenters. CCHF MISSION The mission of CCHF is to educate, encourage and equip Christians to...

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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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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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