2020 Caring for the Human Spirit® Conference and
The Westberg Symposium at the Caring for the Human Spirit®
Agenda

Please note this schedule reflects Eastern Time


 


Sunday (Pre-Conference Intensives) April 19, 2019


9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Pre-Conference Intensive: Respecting Choices® First Steps: Advance Care Planning

9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Pre-Conference Intensive: Building Spiritual Strength

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pre-Conference Intensive: Pulling Back the Curtain on Chaplaincy Certification

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pre-Conference Intensive: 2020 Faith Community Nurse Research Forum CEUs offered by FCNI

Monday, April 20, 2019


9:00 am - 9:30 am
Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:30 am - 11:00 am
Fr. Richard Rohr, OFM
Granger Westberg Keynote Address
Keynote Address: Tracking the Perennial Tradition Creates an Alternative Orthodoxy

11:00 am
Break

11:15 am - 12:45 pm
Roshi Joan Halifax, Ph.D.
Founder, Abbot, and Head Teacher of Upaya Institute and Zen Center in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Plenary Session: Exploring the Edge State of Engagement and Burnout

12:45 pm
Lunch Break

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Virtual Exhibitor Hall

1:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Break

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Workshop A Series

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Break

3:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Posters Go Live

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Workshop B Series

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
World Forum

 

Tuesday, April 21, 2019


8:30 am - 9:15 am
General Assembly (Awards, Certificates, Commitment Ceremonies, Honor Wall Nurses of Faith)

9:15 am - 9:30 am
Advocacy Update

9:30 am - 11:00 am
Bryan Sexton, PhD
Director, Duke Center for Healthcare Safety & Quality Duke University Health System
Plenary Session: Thriving Vs. Surviving During Times of Change: The Science of Enhancing Resilience

11:00 am - 11:15 am
Break

11:15 am - 12:45 pm
Jason Callahan, MDiv, MS, BCC
Chaplain, Thomas Palliative Care Unit at VCU Massey Cancer Center
Plenary Session: Bridging the Divide: Chaplaincy in the Secular Age

11:15 am - 12:45 pm
Panel Discussion: Nursing and Clergy: Collaborating to Support and Care for Congregations
  • Jennifer Dagarag, RN - Faith Community Nurse,First Presbyterian Church
  • Marion Butler Harris, BSN, MSN/ED, RN, PHN, Faith Community Nurse
  • Cheryl Track, AD, RN-BC - Faith Community Nurse, First Presbyterian Church

12:45 pm
Lunch Break

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Virtual Exhibitor Hall

1:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Break

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Workshop C Series

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Break

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Workshop D Series

 

Wednesday, April 22, 2019


8:30 am – 9:30 am
  • SCA Membership Meeting (SCA Members only)
  • WI Breakfast (Westberg Educators only)

9:30 am - 11:00 am
Workshop E Series

11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Matt Norvell, Doris Giles & Deborah Seider
Panel Discussion: Building Resilience- Programs That Work

1:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Closing Remarks