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2018 ACP Michigan Conference

October 11-12, 2018   |   Lansing, MI


Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - PACE Pre-Conference     

1:00 pm-1:10 pm                      Welcome and Introduction
                                                   James Kraft, MTh, Henry Ford West Bloomfield

1:15 pm-1:45 pm                      LifeCircles Presents: How One PACE has Implemented ACP

                                                   Luke Reynolds, LMSW, LifeCircles PACE


1:45 pm-2:25 pm                     Defining Advance Care Planning                                                   

                                                   Kate LaBeau, RN, Upper Peninsula Health Plan

2:25 pm-2:40 pm                    Break

2:40 pm-3:20 pm                    Small Group Facilitated Discussions: Address ACP Process in PACE

                                                   Mary Naber, MBA, PACE Southeast Michigan 

3:20 pm-3:40 pm                   Small Group Report-out: Return and Report

                                                   Gwendolyn Graddy-Dansby, MD, PACE Southeast Michigan

3:40 pm-4:00 pm                   Discuss Next Steps

                                                   Mary Naber, MBA, PACE Southeast Michigan

Click here for a PACE Pre-Conference Flyer with complete information

Thursday, October 11, 2018

8:00 am                                   Registration for conference opens, light breakfast options


8:30 am                                   Welcome


8:45 am-9:45 am                   Keynote: Shared Decision Making and Advance Care Planning: Using Decision Aids to Improve Patient
Thaddeus Pope, JD, PhD, Director of the Health Law Institute and Professor of Law, Mitchell                                                                  Hamline School of Law  


9:45 am-10:00 am                Refreshments in the Royale Atrium/Alcove


10:00 am-10:50 am              Breakout Session A


11:00 am-11:50 am                Breakout Session B


11:50 am-12:50 pm                Lunch in the Royale Atrium/Alcove

12:50 pm-1:40 pm                 Breakout Session C

1:40 pm-2:15 pm                    Posters/Sponsors

2:15 pm-2:30 pm                   ACP Michigan Network UpdateCarolyn Stramecki, MHSA, Honoring Healthcare Choices - Michigan

2:30 pm-3:30 pm                  Keynote: The Truth of the Experience: How We Can Get to a Deeper Understanding of Our Patient's Wishes

                                                 Ray Barfield, MD, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics, Duke university; Director of Medical Humanities, Trent Center                                                     for Bioethics, Humanities and History of Medicine                

3:30 pm-3:45 pm                  Closing

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

Thursday Evening Networking Reception for Speakers, Planning committee and those who Pre-registered.

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

Friday, October 12, 2018

8:00 am-8:30 am                 Registration for Day 2 Attendees; light breakfast options

8:30 am-9:20 am                 Breakout Session D


9:30 am-10:20 am               Breakout Session E


10:20 am-10:35 am              Refreshments in the Royale Atrium/Alcove


10:35 am-11:45 am               Keynote: A Patient’s Case for Care Coordination and ACPMonica Ott, MD, CMD, Assistant Professor of                                                          Clinical Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Indiana University; Medical Director of                                                        OPTIMISTIC

11:45 am                                 Closing Comments


Post Conference

12:30 pm-1:00 pm                Boxed Lunch for Pre-Registered Post-Conference Attendees


1:00 pm-3 pm                       Art and Design of Successful ACP Implementation - Kate LaBeau, RN, Advance Care Planning Program                                                             Manager, Upper Peninsula Health Plan


Our Sponsors

Premiere Sponsors

Lead Sponsors


Thursday AM Snack Sponsor: Oakland Physician Network Services

Friday AM Snack Sponsor: Henry Ford Health System

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