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May 16 - 17, 2019

PC

2U

PALLIATIVE CARE TO YOU. CONFERENCE PRESENTED BY

VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY

This conference will be held at the 
Student Life Center at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Download the conference brochure!

WHEN

May 16, 2019 | Half Day

May 17, 2019 | Full Day

ABOUT THE EVENT

Vanderbilt University will host its 2nd Palliative Care Conference. All clinical disciplines are welcome.

 

Day 1 consists of an intensive communication workshop where participants practice communication skills with coaching in real time.

 

Day 2 consists of a series of interactive discussions teaching the principles of palliative care that all clinicians should know. 

 

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™  credit will be available for attending.

COST:

Registration per person is $50 for Thursday and $75 for Friday. Discount available for Vanderbilt faculty & staff, email mohana.b.karlekar@vumc.org for employee discount information.

WHERE

STUDENT LIFE CENTER

310 25TH AVENUE SOUTH

VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY

NASHVILLE, TN 37240

OBJECTIVES

After participating in this CME activity, participants should be able to describe and discuss:

  • Common communication strategies when caring for the seriously ill to assess a patient/family's understanding of their health and their readiness to make decisions.

  • A framework to effectively negotiate conversations on how to break bad news and how to discuss code status.

  • The key steps in navigating conversations addressing artificial hydration and nutrition in the seriously ill.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.