The Wellness Center for ACEP17 is brand-new, and you are not going to want to miss this. Come to the Resource Center and check out these events for a new look on your mental, spiritual, and EM wellness. Supported in part by HBI–Hagan Barron Intermediaries.
No Joe, Wake Up and Go
Sunday–Tuesday, 9:30–10 a.m.
Skip the coffee and enjoy a 30-minute stretch session. Held every morning during the first break; no special gear needed!
In collaboration with Tired Soles
Take advantage of this 10-minute evaluation. Experts from Tired Soles will offer advice on specific exercises and stretches that will help (and possibly prevent) spinal and muscle dysfunction.
Come Tell Your Story
In just 90 seconds, describe how you integrate wellness into your own life. You just might be a star during Wellness Week 2018!
Silent Meditation Station
Take a moment for yourself. Tune in with a wireless headset and listen to a variety of guided meditations or relaxing tunes.
This is wellness interpretation provided by you. Chat with our muralist about what wellness means to you, then watch as they interpret your thoughts into a wellness vision for all to see.
Wellness Guide Book
Being Well in Emergency Medicine:ACEP’s Guide to Investing in Yourself
This free downloadable book covers how wellness is interconnected in your daily life. In its pages, wellness champions Rita A. Manfredi, MD, FACEP, and Julia M. Huber, MD, FACEP, present the well-being spokes of life in emergency medicine.
Sunday–Tuesday in 10-minute time slots Come hear Well-Being Committee members, Wellness Section members, and EMRA members share their personal stories on wellness. Each presentation will last 10 minutes.
Wear It on Your Sleeve
2017 is the year of the well emergency physician! Buy one of the brand-new EM Wellness T-shirts to express your well self.
Legends of the College Speak Wellness
Five-minute wellness lessons given by champions of EM.
10 a.m. Dara Kass, MD, FACEP
10:15 a.m. Gillian Schmitz, MD, FACEP
2:15 p.m. Jay Kaplan, MD, FACEP
2:30 p.m. Diane Birnbaumer, MD, FACEP
3 p.m. Stephen Anderson, MD, FACEP
3:15 p.m. Nidhi Garg, MD, FACEP
11 a.m. Al Sacchetti, MD, FACEP
11:30 a.m. Chris Kang, MD, FACEP
Noon Howie Mell, MD, MPH, CPE, FACEP
2:30 p.m. Greg Henry, MD, FACEP
2:45 p.m. Kevin Klauer, DO, FACEP
11 a.m. Chad Kessler, MD, MHPE, FACEP
11:15 a.m. Pam Bensen, MD, MS, FACEP
11:30 a.m. Tracy Sanson, MD, FACEP
Noon Haney Mallemat, MD
BEYOND THE WELLNESS CENTER
Wellness initiatives are all over ACEP17! Don’t miss these opportunities outside the Wellness Center. See the ACEP17 mobile app for locations and more details.
FIT TO LEARN
Jump on one of the many stationary bikes in the convention center and get a sneak peek at the new Virtual ACEP being recorded at ACEP17.
Open all day for prayer/meditation on your schedule, or join one of the set classes each morning.
Get the blood flowing Monday morning with this high-energy class at the Marriott Marquis