Palliative Medicine Symposium - 2019

Thursday, October 3, 2019


Conference starts in:

Stony Brook Southampton, Duke Auditorium, Chancellor's Hall - Southampton, NY
1 Day Conference October 3rd, 2019
7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

Palliative care is a patient-centered, interdisciplinary practice of medicine for those facing chronic, serious, life-limiting disease.  This symposium is designed to highlight the issues that face these complex patients and provides insight as to how to better care for them.

There is no cost to attend this symposium.   

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Dates and Times

Start: 10/3/2019 7:30 AM
End: 10/3/2019 4:45 PM

Objectives

  • Understand the difference between Palliative Medicine and Hospice Care.
  • Improve patient outcomes by using quality metrics.
  • Enhance care of patients with serious, life limiting conditions throughout the trajectory of their disease.
  • Discuss the social and ethical issues that face Palliative care patients.
  • Review the role of the interdisciplinary team, and its effects of the patient/family experience.  

Speakers

  • Dr. Jinny Caldentey
    • What to Expect: Care of the Dying Patient
  • Dr. Pedro Calves
    • Social Determinants of Health in Palliative Care
  • Dr. Lara DeSanti-Siska
    • Palliative Medicine, Isn't that Hospice? Myths and Misconceptions
  • Dr. Santiago Lopez
    • Metrics Matters
  • Dr. Sony Modayil
    • What to Expect: Care of the Dying Patient
  • Ms. Christina Perri
    • From Disease to Illness: De-Medicalizing Dignity to Restore Meaning to Suffering
  • Dr. Daniel Van Arsdale
    • Common Symptom Management: Clinical Pearls
  • Dr. Allison Van Arsdale
    • Lessons from the Road: Patient/Caregiver Perspective

Location

Stony Brook Southampton, Duke Auditorium, Chancellor's Hall
39 Tuckahoe Rd
Southampton, NY 11968

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Give us a call
(631) 444-2094
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
HSC, Level 2, Room 142
Stony Brook, New York 11794-8222