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      "Medicine and Compassion" with Dr. David Shlim in Partnership with Dorcas International in Providence


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      April 26, 2019

      Friday  12:00 PM

      593 Eddy St
      Providence, Rhode Island 02903

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      "Medicine and Compassion" with Dr. David Shlim in Partnership with Dorcas International

      Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island Refugee Resettlement Program is pleased to provide a workshop for medical professionals and care providers in the community who work with refugees and other vulnerable populations. This one hour presentation offers a different and compelling look at practicing medicine. *Dr. David Shlim is the co-author of: Medicine and Compassion: An American Doctor and a Tibetan Lama on How to Provide Care with Compassion and Wisdom. Dr. Shlim will do this presentation about the emotional challenges of providing care for people in crisis and how caregivers can re-energize and sustain their patience and kindness by providing self-care with proven methods based on classic Tibetan Buddhist teachings. LOCATION: RI Hospital ROOM: Nursing Arts 5 The Rhode Island Department of Human Services has generously provided funds for this program.  

      Categories: Health & Wellness | Religion & Spirituality

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