The Holistic Health and Well-Being conference scheduled for July 15-17, 2020 is cancelled and will not be held this year due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
This conference has been rescheduled to July 27-29, 2021.
The 2020 Mayo Clinic Holistic Health and Well-Being Conference will be a unique experience that includes evidence-based overviews of a variety of holistic approaches for mind, body, and spirit well-being. Health promotion and disease prevention are important factors for transforming healthcare. The purpose of this conference is to provide participants with a variety of strategies for self-care which can be incorporated in their practice and inspire whole person care. The latest research on planetary health, sustainable living, anxiety, depression, resilience, herbal remedies, mindfulness, stress management, nutrition, movement, and health behavior change will be presented by expert clinicians and researchers. This conference will offer lectures and experiential sessions on a variety of holistic well-being practices.
• Identify the role of body, mind, and spirit in health and well-being
• Discuss current evidence for approaches to holistic health and well-being
• Explore self-care practices and methods to incorporate them in a healthcare practice
• Experience holistic health and well-being practices from a variety of traditions
This conference is designed for nurses and other healthcare professionals interested in holistic wellness.
Date and Location:
This conference will be held Wednesday-Friday, July 15-17, 2020 at Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area, 10 East Center Street, Rochester, MN, 55904.
About the provider:
Mayo Clinic’s mission is to inspire hope and contribute to health and well-being by providing the best care to every patient through integrated clinical practice, education, and research.
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education conducts educational conferences that will advance nursing practice.
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, has been granted Magnet® Recognition for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Call for Poster Abstracts
You are invited to submit a poster abstract for the Holistic Health and Well-Being Conference. This poster session is a great opportunity to network with peers and share your knowledge. Healthcare professionals specializing in holistic health will be interested in learning about the most up-to-date information in a variety of settings.
The posters will be accepted based on the following criteria:
- Topic is relevant to holistic health and well-being and applicable to nursing
- Abstract is clear and concise and at minimum includes :
- Description of the project
- Implementation strategies
- Evaluation methodology
Submission signifies the intent of the submitter(s) to present the poster at the July 15-17, 2020 conference in Rochester, Minnesota. Conference participants are expected to assume costs related to travel, accommodations, and registration.
Please submit your abstract to firstname.lastname@example.org before Tuesday, June 2, 2020. Notification of final abstract selections will be made by June 11, 2020.
Register before June 24, 2020
The conference registration fee of $395 includes instructional materials, breakfast, lunch, and break refreshments. Pre-registration is required, and preferred by June 24, 2020.
Out of respect for conference participants, children are restricted from the conference.
If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee, less an administration fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by Mayo Continuing Nursing Education before June 24, 2020 (email: email@example.com). No refunds will be made on or after June 24, 2020.
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education reserves the right to cancel or postpone any conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event Mayo Continuing Nursing Education must cancel or postpone this conference, Mayo Continuing Nursing Education will refund the registration fee, but is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.
Brent A. Bauer MD, Research Director, Integrative Medicine and Health Program, Mayo Clinic
Dr. Bauer is a Professor of Medicine and has been on staff at Mayo Clinic for 27 years. His main research interest has been the scientific evaluation of Integrative Medicine. He is the Medical Director of Rejuvenate, the first spa at Mayo Clinic and is also the Medical Director of the Well Living Lab, which is exploring the impact of the indoor environment on wellness.
Jon O. Ebbert MD, MSc is a primary care practitioner, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Inhaled Particle Aerosol Laboratory (IPAL) at Mayo Clinic. He has over 200 publications predominantly in the area of addiction and tobacco treatment. Dr. Ebbert maintains an active clinical practice while conducting research on electronic nicotine and cannabis delivery devices.
Jamie Harvie is nationally recognized for his extensive experience at the nexus of health, community, environment and health care. Mr. Harvie served on the steering committee for the Green Guide for Health Care—where he helped develop health care sector’s first quantifiable sustainable design, construction and operations rating system. Mr. Harvie is the recipient of the NRDC National Thought Leader award for his work on sustainable food systems and health care. In 2013, along with Michelle Obama, he was included as one of “Top 20 Most Influential” food system leaders by Food Service Director Magazine. And in 2015, he received the Paul and Sheila Wellstone Achievement Award from the Minnesota Public Health Association for his lifetime contributions to public health in Minnesota.
Dr. Teri Pipe is Arizona State University's Chief Well-Being Officer. Formerly Dr. Pipe served as the Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Innovation at Arizona State University. She also is the founding director of ASU's Center for Mindfulness, Compassion and Resilience. Dr. Pipe is an expert on mindfulness which is a skill set to increase the ability to experience being fully present, focused and alive. Dr. Pipe is an expert on nursing leadership with a focus on interprofessionalism, bringing nurses together with physicians and other health professionals, business people, and policy makers, to help redesign and improve health in the U.S.
Wednesday, July 15
Thursday, July 16
Concurrent Session I
Concurrent Session II
Concurrent Session III
Friday, July 17
You must complete the evaluation and claim your certificate to earn contact hours.
Participants can earn up to 18 ANCC nursing contact hours for attendance at the conference, commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity and completion of the evaluation.
Lodging and Parking
Most hotels in the area are either connected to the conference facility via skyway and walking subway or offer a complimentary shuttle service to Mayo Clinic campus.
Hotels connected via skyway/walking subway:
Hotels that offer a complimentary shuttle service:
See the Rochester Convention & Visitors Bureau for a guide to more lodging options in Rochester, MN.
View a map indicating the location of downtown parking facilities. The cost of parking is not included in the registration fee.
This conference offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this conference, please contact Megan Hylland.