Thursday October 21–Saturday October 23, 2021: The Examined Life Medical Writer’s Conference at the University of Iowa. “Mirth is God’s Medicine: Therapeutic Aspects of Humor in Narrative Medicine.”
Friday July 23rd, 2021, 10:30 am: Women’s Health Internal Medicine Education Day, “Approach to Breast Cancer as both Doctor and Patient.”
Saturday October 3rd, 2020, 8 am: Invited Panelist for the Education Day Conference of the Breast Cancer Education Association of Minnesota. “Coping with Cancer As a Physician.”
Thursday September 17th, 2020, 5 pm: Gilda’s Club Twin Cities Presentation, “A Physician Coping with Cancer.”
Tuesday February 18th, 2020, 6 pm: Book discussion and signing at the Milaca Public Library, sponsored by Friends of the Library, Milaca, Minnesota.
Wednesday February 5th, 2020, 6 pm: Invited Speaker, “Why ‘Mirth”: Therapeutic Aspects of Humor and Narrative Medicine” at the Minneapolis Society of Internal Medicine, Minikahda Country Club, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Saturday January 11th, 2020, 9-10:30 am: Invited Speaker, “Mirth is God’s Medicine: How God Sustains through a Cancer Journey” at First Evangelical Free Church, Maplewood, MN.
Thursday November 21st, 2019, 5-9 pm: Hope Night Out, Hope Chest Retail Store, Orono, Minnesota. Dr. Thompson hosts a table featuring autographed copies of books available for purchase; proceeds donated to the Hope Chest Fund.
Saturday October 12th, 2019, 11 am: Book Discussion and Signing, Underground Music Cafe, Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Thursday October 10th, 2019, 10 am: Invited Speaker, “Mirth is God’s Medicine” at the Heartland Women’s Conference, Trinity Lutheran Church, Milaca, Minnesota.
Saturday October 5th, 2019, 2pm: Book Signing, Barnes and Noble Galleria, Edina, Minnesota.
Tuesday September 24th, 2019, 4pm: Book Discussion and Signing Sponsored by Women in Medicine, University of Minnesota Bookstore, Coffman Memorial Union.