Michigan Advance Care Planning Conference: Strengthen Best Practices &

Community Engagement

October 13-14, 2017  |  Lansing, MI



Friday, October 13, 2017

8:00 am                       Registration and light breakfast options

8:45 am                       Welcome - Drew Murray, Michigan Primary Care Consortium

9:00 am - 10:20 am     Keynote: Convening Community Conversations on Living and Dying

Cathy Wurzer, Anchor of Morning Edition, Minnesota Public Radio; Co-Author of We Know How This Ends: Living while

10:35 am - 11:25 am   Session A: Theme - Share the Experience in ACP non-medical systems

11:30 am - 12:30 pm   Lunch provided on-site

12:30 pm - 1:20 pm    Session B: Theme - Engagement Strategies for ACP at all levels

1:35 pm - 2:25 pm      Session C: Theme - Continuing Education Issues (pain, ethics, etc.)

2:40 pm - 3:00 pm      ACP MI Update

Carolyn Stramecki, Honoring Healthcare Choices - Michigan

3:00 pm - 3:20 pm      Partners in Washington

3:35 pm - 5:00 pm      Keynote: The Power of Disruption and Collaboration in Transforming Person-Centered Care

Linda Briggs, MSN, MA, RN, Director of Program Development and Research, Respecting Choices®

General Attendees: Evening on your own OR sign up for the networking evening reception with speakers and planning committee.  If you are interested, please register for the conference AND reception. Additional fee is required.

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm      Networking Evening Reception: Heavy hors d'oeuvres and cash bar

Saturday, October 14, 2017

8:15 am - 9:05 am      Session D: Theme - Share the Experience in ACP Medical Systems

9:20 am - 10:35 am    Session E: Theme - My ACP: Care beyond the EMR


10:50 am - 12:00 pm  Keynote: Leadership Matters: Developing and Sustaining ACP Programs

Carole Montgomery, MD, FHM, CPE, MHSA, Vice President, Clinically Integrated Pathways, Spectrum Health 


12:00 pm                    Closing Comments - Drew Murray, Michigan Primary Care Consortium

Wrap up and evaluations turned in on round room table or at the registration tables

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2121 University Park Drive

Suite 150

Okemos, MI 48864

T: 517-908-8241
F: 517-347-4096

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