PUBLIC SPEAKING AND MEDICAL CONFERENCES
Jill's extensive public speaking experience includes medical conferences at the local, regional and national levels, as well as engagements outside of the medical arena.
Jill is available to speak on the following subjects:
- Conscious Health Meditation (also known as Vedic meditation)- the science, background, and benefits
- Meditation and the science of stress
- Stress and burnout in medicine
- Productivity and work-life balance
- Meditation misconceptions
- Meditation and its relation to spirituality and belief systems
- Neuroplasticity in meditation
- How to inspire learners
- Mindfulness as it relates to patient care and medical education
- Self-reflection in medical education
- How to give effective feedback
MEDICAL CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
Stress and Burnout in Medicine: Our Internal Chemical Warfare. Southern Society of General Internal Medicine Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 2017 and Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, Washington, DC, April 2017.
Storytelling and Neuroplasticity- Using 'Aha!' Stories to Inspire Your Learners and Change Your Brain. Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, Washington, DC, April 2017.
Productivity Bootcamp: Work Smarter- Not Harder- to Achieve Work-Life Balance. Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, Washington, DC, April 2017.
Lead facilitator, 'Meditation in Medicine' Interest Group, Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, Washington, DC, April 2017.
Self-Reflection, Self-Determination Theory, and the Millennials: A Multi-Disciplinary Workshop on Student Engagement During Clinical Rotations. AAMC Central Group on Educational Affairs, Columbus, OH. 4/2015
Self-Reflection and Mindfulness- Tools for Managing Stress, Navigating Milestones, and Fostering Professional Growth. Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine, Washington, DC, 9/2014
Developing a Residents As Teachers Curriculum: Making it Practical, Effective and an Opportunity for Career Development! Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 10/2013
Paying It Forward: How to Make Midterm Feedback Easier For Faculty and More Useful For Students. Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine, Anaheim, CA, 10/2011
OTHER SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
September 2016, Serenbe Interfaith Fellowship, Chattahoochee Hills, GA. "Meditation and the science of stress: 6 reasons you don’t have to change your believe system (or have a belief system at all) to practice Vedic meditation"
September 2016, Oglethorpe University Campus Life, Atlanta, GA. "Stress and Meditation: Common Misconceptions and How Vedic Meditation Puts Them To Rest"
For more information on public speaking engagements, please contact Jill@JillWener.com.