4th Annual Symposium on Western and Tibetan Medicine on Saturday Apr 15, 2017
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4th Annual Symposium on Western and Tibetan Medicine on Saturday Apr 15, 2017

4th Annual Symposium on Western and Tibetan Medicine on Saturday Apr 15, 20...

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Li Ka Shing Center for Knowledge and Learning, LK101/102

291 Campus Drive

Stanford, CA 94305

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Continuing the mission of Western and Tibetan Medicine symposium series is designed to bring people together who are dedicated to improving the human condition and using their medical training to care for people from different systems of medicine, with a focus on Western and Tibetan Medicine.

Clinicians, healthcare professionals, physicians, researchers and educators with expertise in promoting health through changes in mental and physical pain management will participate in the symposium with the goal of sharing their perspectives.

More information about the symposium:http://westernandtibetanmedicine.weebly.com/


Saturday Agenda:

9:15am – 9:45am
Morning Yoga
TBD



10:00am – 10:15am
Welcome Speech
Yangdron Kalzang, Menpa, LAc. and Erica Weirich, MD



10:15am – 10:20am
Mindfulness Meditation
Lobsang Partsang, Geshe Ngarampa



10:20am – 10:50am
Keynote
Shared Engagement in Integrative Care
TBD



10:50am – 11:50am
Lecture
Preventing and Transforming Suffering
Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche, Geshe



11:50am – 12:00pm
Q & A



12:00pm – 1:00pm
Lunch Break



1:00pm – 2:20pm
Presentations 1
Pain in Western and Tibetan Medicine: Aging and End of Life Care
Western Medicine: TBD
Tibetan Medicine: Phuntsog Wangmo, Menpa



2:20pm – 3:40pm
Presentations 2
Pain in Western and Tibetan Medicine: Mental, Emotional, and Physical
Western Medicine: TBD
Tibetan Medicine: TBD



3:50pm - 4:50pm
Experiential Workshops


Workshop 1 @ Room LK101
Diagnostic methods in Tibetan Medicine: Pulse Reading, Urine Analysis, Tongue Reading
Wangdu, Menpa





Workshop 2 @ Room LK203/204
Hypnosis and TMS
TBD





Workshop 3 @ Room LK205/206
Meditation/Mind training
TBD





Workshop 4 @ Room LK102
Stress reduction and comfort care: hor-mey therapy (warm oil therapy)
Phuntsog Wangmo, Menpa





Workshop 5 @ Room LK208
Food Healing
Tracy Rydel, MD and Yangdron Kalzang, Mepa, LAc.



4:50pm – 6:00pm
Whorkshop Pannel
Moderated by TBD



6:00pm – 6:15pm
Closing Remarks
Yangdron Kalzang, Menpa, LAc. and Erica Weirich, MD



6:15pm – 6:20pm
Dedication Meditation
Lobsang Partsang, Geshe Ngarampa



6:20pm – 6:30pm
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Li Ka Shing Center for Knowledge and Learning, LK101/102

291 Campus Drive

Stanford, CA 94305

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