May
3
5:30 PM17:30

Memorial Day 5K Run

FIESTA DAYS RUN

RUN FORWARD, GIVE BACK

The YMCA Fiesta Days Run has grown into a major Memorial Day weekend tradition, as part of La Cañada Flintridge Chamber of Commerce Fiesta Days Celebration bringing over 1,000 local runners, families and volunteers together for a fun and inspiring morning to benefit our life-saving Balance and Thrive Initiative.

Did you know 1 in 4 seniors experience a serious fall?  Our Y's Balance and Thrive keeps seniors on their feet with balance assessments, strength classes, and ongoing support.

This event will feature a beautiful 5K, 10K & 1 Mile Family Run/Walk as well as the newest event "Foothill's Fastest Mile":
Registration fees include:

  • Race entry and goody bag including the YMCA Fiesta Days Run T-shirt

  • Refreshments, awards and raffle prizes from local businesses

https://www.ymcafoothills.org/fiesta-days.html

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May
3
12:00 PM12:00

Dr. Jeffrey Gold in the New York Times Article by Jane Brody

On April 29th Jane Brody of the New York Times wrote a piece titled Virtual Reality as Therapy for Pain.

“It’s not just a distraction — it’s like an endogenous narcotic providing a physiological and chemical burst that causes you to feel good,” said Jeffrey I. Gold, director of the pediatric pain management clinic at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Unlike listening to music or watching television, virtual reality “immerses the patient in an entertaining, relaxing, interactive environment that so occupies the brain, it has no room to process pain sensations at the same time.”

View Full Article Here

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Apr
23
4:00 PM16:00

The Antidepressant and Anxiolytic Effects of Ayahuasca and its Intersection with Mindfulness Science: A Workshop with Dr. Dráulio Barros De Araújo

The antidepressant and anxiolytic effects of ayahuasca and its intersection with mindfulness science.

The USC Center for Mindfulness Science invites you to attend a lecture and workshop with Dr. Dráulio Barros De Araújo on Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 Lecture | 4:00PM to -5:30PM. | Brain and Creativity Institute Camilleri Hall The antidepressant and anxiolytic effects of ayahuasca and its intersection with mindfulness science Kindly reply by April 20th, 2019. *This event is co-sponsored by MindfulUSC, USC Institute for Integrative Health & Wellness and The Office of Leadership and Wellness of the Keck School of Medicine of USC.

Lecture with Dr. Dráulio Barros De Araújo

Lecture | 4:00PM to -5:30PM. | Brain and Creativity Institute Camilleri Hall

 Please RSVP with the form below:

https://goo.gl/forms/qfxuNsRduqfWHcye2

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Gamifying Pediatrics Hackathon
Apr
12
to Apr 14

Gamifying Pediatrics Hackathon

  • 1240 Rosecrans Ave Suite#500 Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join developers, engineers, designers, students, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles mentors, and gaming, VR and AR experts and enthusiasts to brainstorm ideas, form teams, build prototypes and pitch to a panel of experts. Winners will be chosen and selected teams will move forward into the CHLA Digital Health Incubator.

Friday, April 12 – Sunday, April 14

BCG Digital Ventures

1240 Rosecrans Ave., Suite #500, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Register
chlahackathon.eventbrite.com

For more information, visit
CHLAInnovationStudio.com/HACKATHON

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Mar
26
12:00 PM12:00

Mindfulness Lecture and Workshop with Dr. Mick Krasner

The USC Center for Mindfulness Science invites you to attend a lecture and workshop with Dr. Mick Krasner on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Lecture | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | McKibben Auditorium 149 Mindful Practice: Intention, Attention and Reflection and Health Professional Flourishing Workshop | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM | Broad CIRM 101 Flourishing at Work: Cultivating an Undivided Life in Medicine through Presence and Courageous Conversation Kindly reply by March 22, 2019.

*This event is co-sponsored by MindfulUSC, USC Institute for Integrative Health & Wellness and The Office of Leadership and Wellness of the Keck School of Medicine of USC.

Mindful Practice: Intention, Attention and Reflection and Health Professional Flourishing

Lecture | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | McKibben Auditorium 149

Flourishing at Work: Cultivating an Undivided Life in Medicine through Presence and Courageous Conversation

Workshop | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM | Broad CIRM 101

Please RSVP below:

https://goo.gl/forms/9OjUckdSUqQ2I9lk2

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Mar
13
to Mar 28

IIH's Jeffrey Gold to Speak at 2019 Virtual Medicine Conference

This sold out event will be hosted at Cedars-Sinai.

Day 1

Please be sure to listen to Dr. Gold’s presentation during the 1:55-2:20 slot on 3/27.

Presentation Title:
Pediatric Digital Therapeutics versus Gaming for Behavioral Health and Pain: Demystifying the Risk of VR Dependency with Kids

Jeff Gold, PhD, Children's Hospital Los Angeles

https://www.virtualmedicine.health/

Day 2

Breakout session during being moderated by Dr. Gold from 3/29/19 from 1:00-2:20pm

More info here.

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