Join the Foundation on SATURDAY, MARCH 5, 2016 for our first NORTHWEST WELLNESS CONFERENCE and the annual FOUNDERS’ EVENING!
The Northwest Wellness Conference is a one-day opportunity for physicians, hospitals, medical schools, and the general public to come to and explore how we Advance Wellness through the Osteopathic Approach. The proceeds from the conference and the Founders’ Evening support the Foundation’s scholarship programs.
8:00 am – Registration, Continental Breakfast, Exhibitors
9:00 am – Opening Keynote Address “What Makes Medicine Osteopathic?” with Robert Ellis, DO
10:00 am – Morning Workshops (*)
- Residency Development
- Preceptor Training
- The Business of Medicine
- Osteopathic Principles and Practice for MDs
- The Science of Human Health through Lifestyle Choices
- Introduction to Osteopathic Medicine for Pre-Med Advisors and Students
- Workshop for State Association Executive Directors and Board members
12:00 – Lunch and Vendor Fair
1:30 pm – Afternoon Continuation of Workshops
(*) Eight (8) hours of CME (Osteopathic and Allopathic) will be available for these seminars.
Since 1990, this annual event has been the premier event for showcasing the talented DOs in the Pacific Northwest!
This event will be held at the Samaritan Center and the new Best Western Boulder Falls Inn in Lebanon, OR adjacent to the campus of Western University / College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific – Northwest. A special room rate is available by contacting the hotel directly at 541-451-1000 // 1-844-434-3400
For more information on our Founders’ Evening, click here.
Guests arriving Friday evening are invited to attend our Friday Night BBQ and Social!
How Can I Support The Foundation Scholarship Program?
All net proceeds from the events on March 5 will go to support our Foundation Scholarship Program.
Since 1986, we have awarded over $1.6 million dollars in tuition scholarships for Northwest students. If you would like to donate directly to the scholarship fund, you can use this link: Foundation Scholarship Fund.
Additional information on our scholarship program is available here.