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Taking Care of Business Summit 2017

Taking Care of Business Summit 2017


The OAND and CCNM are partnering to bring you the Taking Care of Business Summit. This 1.5 day summit is business top to bottom, and will teach you how to translate your clinical skills into business, marketing and entrepreneurship. The summit is tailored to students, new grads and veteran practitioners and is a one of a kind event designed to bring naturopathic doctors and other health-care providers to the cutting edge of small business ownership and practice management.

  • NEW! hands-on workshops and interactive sessions
  • Learn how to succeed through failure
  • Attract and retain your patients – a different approach
  • Find out what you need in your business plan
  • Contracts, splits and partnerships, oh my!
  • Running a practice from start to finish
  • Learn how to merge integrative medicine and technology


Friday, September 29
2:30 p.m. – Registration
3 p.m. – Welcome Address: State of the union on health-care (Dr. Elaine Chin, MD, Chief Wellness Officer, Telus)
4 p.m. – Building a Business from Start to Finish (Interactive Business Planning Workshop)
5:15 p.m. – Thinking Outside the Box (Panel Discussion)
6:15 p.m. – Wine & Cheese (Mix and Mingle)
7 p.m. – Keynote: Building an Inclusive Health and Wellness Ecosystem (by Rebecca McKillican, CEO,

Saturday, September 30

8 a.m. – Registration (Exhibitor Fair)
9 a.m. – Keynote: Building a Circle of Care Using Technology (with Dr. Elaine Chin sponsored by Telus)
10 a.m. – Exhibitor Fair
10:30 a.m. – A. Practice Economics (with Jordan Robertson, ND)
10:30 a.m. – B. Cradle to Grave (sponsored by TD Wealth Management)
11:30 a.m. – A. Diversifying Your Portfolio: Supplementary Income Panel Discussion
11:30 a.m. – B. Will Your Website Last the Year?
12:30 p.m. – Lunch (Exhibitor Fair)
1:30 p.m. – A. Dragon’s Den
1:30 p.m. – B. How Are You Being Heard? Communicate, Connect and Conquer
2:30 p.m. – Exhibitor Fair
3 p.m. – Fix My Problem (Panel Discussion)
3 p.m. – Social Media For Your Practice
4 p.m. – Keynote: Five Secrets To Thrive, Not Just Survive (by James Burgess)


To view the Schedule-At-A-Glance and session descriptions, CLICK HERE

To Register for this event, CLICK HERE


We gratefully acknowledge the support of Title Sponsor, AOR