September 16, 2019
Teepa Snow, nationally renowned dementia care expert, to speak at Newton Medical Center, Newton, NJ, on October 1, 2019
Two interactive educational sessions will be offered, providing insight into the caregiver's role in dementia care.
Session 1 (Healthcare workers only)
Early Identification: Why Bother and How to Do It
8:30am to 11:30am
Session 2 (Community members, family caregivers, and healthcare workers)
The ABCs of Dementia and Caregiving
1:00pm to 3:30pm
Registration is required to attend this FREE program. Call 1-800-247-9580 to register.
January 11, 2019
Dr. Wang elected a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, a distinction that recognizes outstanding achievement in internal medicine
Founded in 1915, the American College of Physicians (ACP) is the largest society of internal medicine physicians in the world, with 154,000 members. Its stated mission is to "enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine."
Fellowship in ACP is "a mark of distinction representing the pinnacle of integrity, professionalism, and scholarship." Click here for additional information.
September 24, 2018
Dr. Wang to present a seminar at the New York Medical College on integrative approaches to prevention and treatment of Alzheimer's disease on September 26, 2018
Dr. Wang's presentation is part of the Public Health Seminars Series sponsored by the School of Health Sciences and Practice, and the Institute of Public Health, at the New York Medical College in Hawthorne, NY.
August 23, 2018
Dr. Wang to give a community seminar in Sussex County, NJ, on preventing and treating Alzheimer's disease holistically, on September 12, 2018
At this community seminar, to be held at the Sparta Public Library, Dr. Wang will discuss relevant research findings and holistic approaches to the treatment and prevention of Alzheimer's disease, and dementia in general.
The seminar, to be held on September 12, 2018, at 5pm, is open to the public. To attend, register with the Sparta Public Library by clicking here.
The Sparta Public Library is located at 22 Woodport Road, Sparta, NJ 07871.
June 28, 2018
Dr. Wang to host a community seminar in Short Hills, NJ, on preventing and treating Alzheimer's disease holistically, on July 31, 2018
Sharing educational information from his recent presentation at the 2018 International Congress in Integrative Medicine and Health in Baltimore, MD, Dr. Wang will host a community seminar on holistic approaches to preventing and treating Alzheimer's disease, on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, at 6 pm. This community talk will offer a unique opportunity to learn about the latest research evidence on integrative approaches to the prevention and treatment of Alzheimer's disease, and dementia in general.
The seminar, to be held at the Corporate Room at Wisdom Health and Wellbeing, is open to the public, but registration is required. Click here to register.
April 20, 2018
Dr. Wang to co-chair a symposium and speak at the 2018 International Congress on Integrative Medicine & Health in Baltimore, MD, May 8 – 11, 2018
Dr. Wang will co-chair a symposium, "Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer's Disease: Integrative Approaches to Prevention and Treatment," and speak at the 2018 International Congress on Integrative Medicine & Health.
The International Congress, convened biennially by the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health, highlights the advances of Integrative Medicine in research, education, clinical care, and policy. The mission is to foster the development of new collaborations and to strengthen existing partnerships within the field of integrative medicine and health.
"2018 International Congress on Integrative Medicine & Health will bring together the best and the brightest working globally in the field of Integrative Medicine & Health. Connect, share, learn and collaborate in this dynamic community where the leading work is being done via research, clinical care, policy and education. A key partner in planning and co-sponsoring the Congress is the International Society for Complementary Medicine Research (ISCMR). The Congress theme, 'Collaboration in Action: Advancing Integrative Health through Research, Education, Clinical Practice and Policy,' reflects both the collaborative nature of the field and the scope of the scientific program."
"The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine and Health is an organization made up of over 70 Academic Institutions and health systems working together to advance integrative medicine. The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health recognizes the opportunity to affect the direction, assumptions and outcomes of healthcare. The involvement of strong academic institutions and their representatives allows us to provide a forum for those committed to the values of integrative medicine. The Consortium provides the cohesion necessary to maximize individual institutional efforts, and also move the field forward in a way that no one institution is able."
April 6, 2018
Certified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) teachers to offer MBSR course in Summit, NJ, starting May 4, 2018
Certified MBSR teachers, Jessica O'Neill and Kerry Rasp, will be offering two Spring 2018 MBSR courses* (one on Fridays and one on Saturdays). Each course includes six classes and one all-day retreat.
(This course is offered by Summit Psychological Services. We provide this information as convenience only and are not responsible for its content.)
Friday Classes: 11:30am - 1:30pm
Six Fridays - May 4, 11, 18, June 1, 8 & 15 plus daylong retreat* (No class May 25)
Saturday classes: 9:30am - 12pm
Six Saturdays- May 5, 12, 19, June 2, 16 & 23 plus daylong retreat* (No class May 26)
* Daylong retreat on Sat, June 9 from 10am - 4pm
Location: Summit Psychological Services, 482 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ
Course taught by Kerry Rasp and Jessica O’Neill. Each class limited to 10 participants.
Click here for the flyer and registration info.
March 16, 2018
Dr. Wang to co-chair the "Breaking Science" symposium at the 2018 Annual Conference of AMDA — The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine, March 22–25, 2018
Dr. Wang will co-chair a symposium at the 2018 Annual Conference of of AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine, March 22-25, 2018, in Grapevine, TX.
The symposium, "Breaking Science: Presentations from Leading Researchers in Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine," highlights the latest scientific evidence through a series of brief oral presentations from leading researchers in the field of post-acute and long-term care medicine.
AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine's Annual Conference is the only educational forum of its kind in the field. Attendees are exposed to the latest clinical development in geriatric medicine, best practices in medical direction, and policy/regulatory updates. Dr. Wang serves on the Annual Conference Planning Committee.