Event

Palliative Care: High Tech High Touch
San Diego Professional Palliative Care Conference

THIRD ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Join the CSU Institute for Palliative Care at CSUSM and the San Diego Coalition for Compassionate Care for a day of learning for Palliative Care Professionals. CE/CME certification is pending approval for physicians, nurses, social workers, chaplains and other health care professionals. This year’s theme highlights how both technology and compassionate care can increase the quality of life for patients and their families.

HIGH TECH

Using technology to improve service delivery in palliative care including e-POLST registry, use of video and electronic media to facilitate and document palliative care conversations.

HIGH TOUCH

Integrating compassionate, palliative care into the family-centered care model and across the continuum of healthcare providers and services.

UPDATES

Palliative Care Legislation, the End-of-Life Option Act and Voluntary Stopping Eating and Drinking (VSED).

SPEAKER

Michael Rabow, MD, FAAHPM, is Board-certified in internal medicine, hospice and palliative care, Dr. Rabow directs a leading outpatient palliative care program– the Symptom Management Service– at the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Rabow is a national expert in outpatient palliative care research and service delivery, and is an expert in Community-Based Palliative Care.

CALL for PRESENTERS BREAKOUT SESSION PRESENTERS & POSTERS:

60 minute sessions on one or more of the following topics:

  • High Tech
  • High Touch
  • Palliative Care Legislation

Application Deadline: February 28, 2018. Online Presenter Application: www.csusm.edu/sdpc2018.

REGISTRATION is OPEN

$175 Registration Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dessert, Reception & Parking.

$200 Registration includes Registration + CE/CME Certificate

www.csusm.edu/sdpc2018

Scholarships Available, apply by April 20th. Early Bird Discount 10%, ends May 1st. Questions/Group Rate: 760-750-3550.

Location

California State University San Marcos
University Student Union (USU) Ballroom

Become a Member of the San Diego Coalition for Compassionate Care:

https://sdccc.nursingnetwork.com