Join us this October as we resume our annual
Physician Wellness Fall Conference!
Supporting Joy in Medicine
Rest. Recharge. Learn. Connect. Grow.
October 28-30, 2023
At the beautiful Red Mountain Resort and Spa
7:30 – 8:00 am: Registration
8:00-8:30 am: What Do You Need To Be Well?–Kathy Stepien, MD
8:30 – 9:30 am: Getting to Know Numbing and Buffering (Part one) – Kristi Angevine, MD9:30 – 10:30 am: Why Every High-Functioning Physician Needs A Therapist – Nicole Battaglioli, MD10:30 – 11:00 am: Break/snacks11:00 – 12:30 pm: Moving Mountains-The Power of Movement in Nature toReach the Peak of Well-Being –Melissa Sundermann, DO, FACOI, DipABLM4:00- 6:00 pm: Conference Reception7:00 – 8:30 pm: Group Discussion
7:00-7:30 am: Morning Mind-Body Care8:30 – 9:30 am: Getting to Know Numbing and Buffering (Part 2)– Kristi Angevine, MD9:30 – 10:30 am: Creating Balance and Opportunities in Our Medical Careers– Nicole Swiner, MD10:30 – 11:00 am: Break/snacks11:00 – 12:30 am: Increasing Your Charting Efficiency to Combat Burnout – Junaid Niazi, MD2:00 – 4:00 pm: Guided Hike (optional)7:00 – 8:30 pm: Group discussion
7:00- 7:30 am: Morning Mind-Body Care8:30 – 9:30 am: HOW TO BE SELFISH: Protecting Your Time Without Guilt– Candace Good, MD9:30 – 10:30 am: What Every Physician Should Know About Restful Sleep and How to Achieve it– Funke Afolabi-Brown, MD10:30 – 11:00 am: Break/snacks
11:00 – 12:30 pm: Your Life in Medicine: What else is Possible? – Kathy Stepien, MD
12:30 – 1:00 pm: Closing1:00 pm: Adjourn
*Room rates are subject to a 12.32% room tax.
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Accommodations & Resort Fees. Alcoholic Beverages and Personal Purchases. Massages or Other Healing Arts Treatments & Experiences. Travel Insurance.
Red Mountain Resort and Spa
To book a room please call 877-246-4453. Mention the IPW Physician Wellness Fall Conference to get our group rate.A limited number of rooms have been reserved for a discounted price on a first-come, first-serve basis.
The discounted rates are
Room rates are subject to a 12.32% room tax.
To get the group discount, all reservations must be made before Friday, September 15th, 2023. After that date, standard room rates will apply based on Red Mountain availability.
Please book your spa services and other activities at least 6 weeks prior to your arrival by calling (435)652-5736.
Check out Red Mountain’s website for details of the best options. https://www.redmountainresort.com/map-and-directions
The Conference speakers are engaging, elite physician leaders and educators from across North America with years of experience in their area of expertise. We bring the best of the best to our Conferences.
No. Although the majority of participants are typically women, people of all genders are welcome at the Conference.
The Conference is designed for medical doctors with an MD or DO degree.
Every physician knows about dressing up for medical conferences. We do things differently here. Informal attire is entirely appropriate. We encourage physicians to dress comfortably to allow them to move between the classroom and other activities without difficulty.
The conference starts early morning on October 28th and ends at 1:00 pm on Monday, October 30th. We recommend arriving on Friday, October 27th. If you are able, it’s always nice to extend you stay before or after the Conference. Discounted room rates are available 2 days before and after by mentioning the IPW Physician Wellness Fall Conference when you make your reservation.
The CME experience for the Physician Wellness Fall Conference is powered by CMEfy – a seamless way for busy clinician learners to discover Internet Point-of-Care Learning opportunities that reward CME credits & more. Learn more about CMEfy at about.cmefy.com/cme-info.
Claiming your CME is easy. Check your email for important links following registration.
Staff at Red Mountain Resort and Spa are glad to assist you with any special needs (ie, physical, dietary, etc). Please contact them in advance at https://www.redmountainresort.com/
IPW Policy: Cancellations made 90 days prior to the event will be refunded the full registration amount minus a nonrefundable $250 processing fee. All cancellations made for any reason after that date are nonrefundable. No exceptions or transfers can be made.
The Institute for Physician Wellness, LLC reserves the right to cancel or postpone any event due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event of a cancellation or postponement, The Institute for Physician Wellness, LLC will refund the registration fee minus the nonrefundable $250 processing fee, but is not responsible for any other related costs or charges to the participant.
Red Mountain Resort and Spa is a separate entity from The Institute for Physician Wellness and has a separate cancellation policy. The Institute for Physician Wellness is not responsible for fees or charges associated with your cancellation at Red Mountain Resort and Spa. Please visit their website for more information on this policy. https://www.redmountainresort.com/
Kathy Stepien, MD, FAAPPhysician, Coach, Leader
Since 2016, the Institute for Physician Wellness has been bringing physicians together to learn, connect, heal and grow.
Dr. Stepien is founding Director of IPW, where she leads retreats, conferences, coaching, and programs to support the well-being of physicians. She is a board-certified Pediatrician in active practice.
When she is not working, you can find her out hiking with her two teenage sons and their pandemic puppy.