Colorado Integrative Medicine Conference: Focus on Mind-Body Medicine & Lifestyle Management (cIMc 2011)
|Event Date/Time: Jul 15, 2011||End Date/Time: Jul 17, 2011|
About the Conference
Please join us at this exciting evidence-based CME conference to improve patient care and self care. Two-thirds of Americans use complementary and alternative medicine, a ~$42B market. Learn science and clinical application of holistic approaches to manage anxiety, stress, trauma, pain, depression, and addictions. Understand cultural, nutritional, and lifestyle management approaches to achieve patient-centered mind-body health care.
Dates: July 15, 2011 (Friday 4pm) to July 17, 2011 (Sunday 6pm)
Location: Assembly Hall at the YMCA of the Rockies at Estes Park, Colorado, frequented by 250,000 visitors annually.
Address: 2515 Tunnel Road, Estes Park, CO
Conference Check-in Time: July 15, 2011 from 4pm to 6pm. Keynote starts at 7pm.
CME: In plan, status pending.
Richard Davidson, PhD, Vilas Professor of Psychology & Psychiatry, and Director of Waisman Laboratory, Lab for Affective Neuroscience, CIHM, Universty of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
David L. Katz , MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP, Assciate Professor of Public Health, Director of Prevention Research Center, Yale Unviersity School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Other Faculty/Speakers include*:
Carolyn Coker Ross, MD, MPH, Eating Disorder & Integrative Medicine Consultant, Private Practice, Denver, CO
Scott Shannon, MD, Author of Please Do Not Label My Child; Editor of Handbook of Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Mental Health; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine; Board Certified in General and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry; past President of the American Holistic Medical Association, Ft. Collins, CO
Marianne Wamboldt, MD, RYT, The Cannon Y. and Lyndia K. Harvey Chair of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Chair of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Children's Hospital; Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO
Topics for lectures/workshops Include* :
Latest Meditation Research & Futures (Davidson)
Obesity and Health & Chronic Illness Prevention (Katz)
Eating Disorders & Addictions/Nutrition (Ross)
Integrative Psychiatry - Anxiety, Stress, and Trauma (Shannon)
Yoga and Chronic Pain (Wamboldt)
Hosted by: AlterMed Research Foundation
Nurses, and Allied Health Professionals
Mental Health Counselors (psychologists, social workers, master level therapists, etc)
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Professionals
Residents, Fellows, and Full-time Students
Course Development Committee:
Scott Shannon, MD, cIMc Course Director and Faculty, Integrative Pediatric Psychiatrist and past President of the American Holistic Medical Association
Lisa Corbin, MD, FACP, Medical Director of the Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Colorado Hospital, Associate Professor, Department of General Internal Medicine at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Kerri Diamant, Founder and Executive Director of AlterMed Research Foundation
Tuition (post May 10, 2011, add $70)*
Physicians - $350
Nurses and Allied Health Professionals - $270
Residents, Fellows, and Full-time Students (with letter for verification) - $175
Tuition Cancellation Policy*:
Cancellation in-writing received (postmarked) before 6/15/11 will get full refunds minus $100 processing fee. No refunds (postmarked) after 6/15/11. Paid registration may be transferred to your designated alternate attendee of the same registrant type if written request is confirmed by July 8, 2011.
On Accommodations, July 15-17 is a very popular weekend at Estes Park. Quite a few events are happening then. You and your family/friends/colleagues are encouraged to book lodging by May 15, 2011 to get our conference blocked rooms for cIMc 2011. Visit YMCA of the Rockies to Select Group Reservations for Estest Park Center and choose Group or Family Reunion. Enter for Group Number: E31425 Password: 173630. Please note their own cancellation policy on their website. Questions - please call 970.586.3341 x1021 and mention Group cIMc
For shuttle info from Denver International
Exhibit Hours (free to non-conference attendees also, $10 per day parking fee for non-YMCA lodging guests): 7/16 10am -6pm, and 7/17 10am -4pm
Interested sponsors, exhibitors, & volunteers or for more information - contact info@AlterMedResearch.org
*AlterMed reserves the right to change cIMc program content and faculty at any time