2016 MNHPC Conference

Thank you for joining us for the 2016 Annual Conference!

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Click here to review session descriptions, objectives and speaker biographies.


Featured Speakers:

MalloyPre-Conference, April 10:
Florence Schorske Wald Lectureship
“Thriving in a Stressful and Sometimes Traumatic Environment: Taking Responsibility to Promote and Adapt Excellent Self-Care”

Pamela Malloy, RN, MN, FPCN
Director and Co-investigator of the ELNEC Project


PayneKeynote Speaker, April 11
“Palliative Care: The Best Care Possible for Serious Medical Illness?”

Richard Payne, MD
Esther Colliflower Professor of Medicine and Divinity,
Duke Divinity School
StoneClosing Plenary, April 11
“They Don’t Get Us! Crafting Meaningful Messages for
the Public”

Ken Stone
Television Producer, Writer and Reporter for Ken Stone Media Services
GrovesKeynote Speaker, April 12
“The Soul and Science of Transforming Suffering”

Richard Groves, JCL, MA, MDiv
Co-founder and Executive Director of the Sacred Art of Living Center

CulbersonClosing Plenary, April 12
“Do it Well. Make it Fun. The Key to Success in Life, Death, and Almost Everything in Between”

Ron Culberson, MSW, CSP, CPAE
Author of Do It Well. Make It Fun.


Conference Supporters:


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U of M School of Nursing Katherine J. Densford

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Allina Health – LifeCourse
Fairview Hospice and Home Care
HealthPartners Hospice & Palliative Care
Medline Industries, Inc.
Minnesota Board on Aging, Senior LinkAge Line®
North Memorial Hospice

Lunch & Learn Presenter*
LeafLine Labs

*This Lunch & Learn session is sponsored by LeafLine Labs, a commercial interest, and is ineligible for CE credit or contact hours at this conference.

Aihu-Essentials for Healing
Allina Health Home Care Services
Bethel University
Bradshaw Funeral & Cremation Services
Brighton Hospice
Canine Comfort, LLC
Center for Spirituality & Healing
The College of St. Scholastica
Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP)
Compassion & Choices of Minnesota
Crescent Cove
Department of Veterans Affairs, National Cemetery Administration
Echo’s Healing Stones Jewelry
Enclara Pharmacia
Handi Medical Supply
Healthcare Choices from the Heart
HealthEast Hospice
HospiScript, An Optum Company
Hospice of the Twin Cities
LB Homes Lakeland Hospice
LeafLine Labs
Matrix Home Health Care Specialists
Mayo Clinic
Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging
Midwest Respiratory & Rehab
Minnesota Department of Health, Office of Vital Records
Minnesota Funeral Directors Association
Minnesota HomeCare Association
Minnesota Lions Eye Bank
Minnesota Medical Solutions LLC
Mylan Inc.
Our Lady of Peace Hospice & Home Care
Pathway Health
Pathways Health Crisis Resource Center
Pediatric Home Service
ProCareRx/ProCare Hospice Care
Quiet Oaks Hospice House
Rice Home Medical
Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Seasons Hospice
StateServ Medical
Stratis Health
Ultimate Minky Pillowcases
University of Minnesota School of Nursing
Verde Technologies


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