Conference Objectives:

  • Understanding pain management, the good, bad, and, ugly.
  • Recognizing your life and their choices
  • Examing how you can make a difference
  • Understanding Diversity and Inclusion
  • Exploring cultural sensitivity
  • Celebrating, nurturing and empowering LGBTQ communities
  • Making the case for equality in the workplace
  • Putting all the Pieces Together


Saturday, June 1, 2019
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Cleveland Clinic Florida
David G. Jagelman Conference Center
2950 Cleveland Clinic Boulevard
Weston, Florida, 33331


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Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation

Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation


  • Gary Saff, MD
    Integrated Pain Solutions of South Florida
  • Leonard R. Hock, Jr., DO, MACOI, CMD
    Chief Medical Officer of Community Programs
  • George Barroso, MS
    Case Management Services Manager
    Care Resource
  • Carl McDonald MSHRM, PHR, SHRM-CP
    Senior HR Director
    Cleveland Clinic Florida
  • Lisa Stewart, Ph.D., LMHC
    Assistant Executive Director
    Managed Care Concepts
  • Bruce Williams
    Pride Center, Florida
  • Representative - Lambda Legal


Conference Agenda
7:30 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. Registration/Continental Breakfast/Exhibits
7:45 a.m. - 8 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
Andrew Sine MSN, RN
8 a.m. - 9 a.m. “Pain Management, the Good, Bad, and Ugly”
Gary Saff, MD
9 a.m. - 10 a.m. “Your Life, Their Choices”
Leonard Hock, MD
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Break & Exhibits
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. “Making a Difference”
George Barroso, MS
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m “Diversity and Inclusion”
Senior HR Director, Cleveland Clinic Florida
12:30 p.m - 1:15 p.m Lunch & Exhibits
Andrew Sine MSN, RN
1:15 p.m - 2:15 p.m “Cultural Sensitivity”
Lisa Stewart, Ph.D., LMHC
Assistant Executive Director, Managed Care Concepts
2:15 p.m - 3 p.m “Celebrating, Nurturing & Empowering LGBTQ Communities”
Bruce Williams
Pride Center, Florida
3 p.m - 3:15 p.m Break & Exhibits
3:15 p.m - 4 p.m “Making the Case for Equality in the Workplace”
Lambda Legal (Attorneys-at-Law)
4 p.m - 4:30 p.m “Putting the Pieces Together”
Panel Discussion/Q & A
4:30 p.m. Closing Remarks
Andrew Sine MSN, RN


Cleveland Clinic Enterprise is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Cleveland Clinic Florida is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing, FBN # 50-392, NCE Provider #2334 for 7..0 Continuing Education Contact Hours.



  • Registration due by May 24, 2019
  • Cancellations postmarked after May 24, 2019 will have a $25.00 (USD) cancellation fee deducted from your refund. Written notification of your cancellation is required in order to process your refund. No refunds issued after May 31, 2019.
  • For any questions, please contact Sandra McDonald at 954.689.5571
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Conference Fees
Cleveland Clinic Employee $35
Non-Cleveland Clinic Employee $50
Students $25
Exhibitors & Vendors

Exhibitors & Vendors

We are offering vendor participation for this event. Each vendor will receive a table to exhibit, two chairs and will receive lunch with the program attendees. Exhibits will be available to attendees before the program, during both breaks and during the lunch.

If you wish to reserve a vendor table, please remit a check payable in the amount of $700 to:

Cleveland Clinic Florida
c/o Sandee McDonald - Staff Development
3100 Weston Road
Weston, FL 33331

Sandee’s office number is: 954.689.5571.

Checks can be mailed or hand delivered to the Staff Development – Building D, 3rd Floor Main Hospital

Due to past experiences with lost checks, please be sure that “C/o Staff Development” is clearly visible on the face of the check. Our Tax ID number is: 650 00 3177.