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When and Where
  • 4/28/2019 9:00 AM EDT
  • 4/28/2019 12:00 PM EDT
  • The Verve Crowne Plaza Hotel
  • 1360 Worcester Road
  • Natick
  • Massachusetts
Event Details
  • Professionalism is often conceived of as a weaving of cognitive and experiential approaches in a way that seems straightforward. Dr. Pastan will introduce participants to different kinds of cognitive and experiential approaches, namely the mind-body practices of meditation and yoga. Using an inquiry- and evidence-based approach, she will illustrate how the qualities cultivated through these ancient mind-body practices foster many of the principles and philosophies that are essential to the self-care and ethical practice of the dental professional.  
  • • Recognize how mind-body practices cultivate the qualities and principles essential to the dental profession
    • Understand how to use mind-body tools in your practice and everyday life
    • Discover a new approach to professional development through self-connection, self-awareness and self-care
    • Introduce chair yoga and meditation as accessible and beneficial practices for dental professionals.
  • Christina DiBona Pastan, DMD, assistant professor of endodontics, director of mind-body wellness program, Tufts University
Recommended Audience
  • Assistant; Dentist; Hygienist; Office Staff
  • 3.0
Event Pricing
  • MDS Member/Auxiliary $55

    Student $29

Financial Disclosure
  • Christina DiBona Pastan, DMD has no financial relationships relevant to this presentation to disclose
Cancellation Policy
  • Refunds can be made online up to 10 days prior to the class. You will receive a full refund minus a $10 processing fee. There are no refunds less than 10 days out including cancelations due to illness, late arrivals or weather. Full refund will be given if your class is cancelled for any reason by MDS. Please allow 4 to 6 weeks for processing. There is no refund for courses once the course begins. Registrants will be notified by e-mail if the course is canceled due to inclement weather or for any other reason by MDS. The e-mail will be sent to the e-mail address used to register.

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