International Palliative Care Network Conference 2017  

held under the auspices of the European Association for Palliative Care

Theme:  Moving Knowledge Across Borders


 

 
 

EVENT SUMMARY

International Palliative Care Network Conference 2017 is held under the auspices of the European Association for Palliative Care

 


Moving knowledge across borders.  The International Palliative Care Network Conference 2017 convenes palliative care experts from around the world at a virtual conference consisting of plenary speakers, lectures, and a poster exhibition.  Expand the audience of your work, gain exposure to an international wealth of knowledge, understand the perspective of interdisciplinary professionals, and network with colleagues at an international level.

  • One-month, online access:  November 15 - December 15, 2017
    On-demand access to lectures, posters, virtual booths


 

This Enduring Material activity, International Palliative Care Network Conference 2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 23.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins 11/15/2017. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 


Registration

Registration Fees*

Regular:  175 US Dollars
Member of Partner** Organization:  150 US Dollars 

 
*Payment is in US Dollars.  Cancellation:  Full refund less processing fee before November 14, 2017.  No refunds after November 15, 2017.  **If paying reduced fee as member of a Partner Organization, you may be selected for random verification.

Registration will remain open during the month-long event.  
 

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Meera Agar

Delirium in Palliative Care

MBBS MPC FRACP FAChPM PhD
Professor of Palliative Medicine
University of Technology Sydney
Australia

Zipporah  Ali

Implementing the Pain Free Hospital Initiative (PFHI) in Kenya

MD, MPH, MPC, HonDUniv
Executive Director
Kenya Hospices and Palliative Care Association 
Kenya

Lynn Bassett

It's a Way of Being: the Contribution of Silence to Spiritual Care at the End of Life

Retired Palliative Care Chaplain
Lancaster University
United Kingdom

David Currow

Plenary Lecture:  Gap and Need for Evidence Based Research in Palliative Care

B Med, MPH, PhD, FRACP, FAChPM, GAICD
Professor of Palliative Medicine 
University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, NSW
Australia

Shalini Dalal

Plenary Lecture:  Prognosis of Pain

MD, Associate Professor
Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine
Division of Cancer Medicine
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX.
United States

Betty Ferrell

National Consensus Project Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care : The Next Generation

PhD, RN, MA, FAAN, FPCN, CHPN
Director and Professor
City of Hope National Medical Center
United States

Merryn Gott

Improving Support for Family Carers in Palliative Care: What Have We Learned from the New Zealand Experience?

MA (Oxon), PhD, 
Professor of Health Sciences and Director of Research
School of Nursing, University of Auckland
New Zealand

George F.  Handzo

Spiritual Issues in Palliative Care

M.Div, MA, BCC
Director, Health Services Research & Quality
HealthCare Chaplaincy Network
Untied States

Anthony  Herbert

Taking Care of Children Dying at Home

MBBS, FRACP, FAChPM, B Med Sci
Director, Paediatric Palliative Care Service
Children's Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service
Australia

Daniel R.  Hoefer

A New Model of Late Stage Disease Management

Board Certified Family Medicine, Board Certified Palliative Medicine
CMO Outpatient Palliative Medicine Sharp Healthcare
Sharp Healthcare
United States

Fatia Kiyange

An Update on Palliative Care Developments in Africa

Masters in Public Health (MPH), Masters in Social Sector Planning & Management MA (SSPM), BA Social Work & Social Administration BA (SWASA)
Programmes Director
African Palliative Care Association (APCA)
Uganda

Marta Ximena Leon

Is Home Based Palliative Care a Good Option?

Medical Doctor, Anesthesiologist, Pain and Palliative Care Specialist, Pain and Policy Fellow of University of Wisconsin
Associated Professor  School of Medicine Universidad de La Sabana. Departament Pain and Palliative Care 
Colombia

Elizabeth Lobb

Bereavement: An Update on Complicated Grief

PhD (Psychological Medicine); MAppSci (Behavioural Science); B.Adult Ed (Community); Post graduate diploma in bereavement counselling
Professor of Palliative Care (Allied Health)
Calvary Health Care Kogarah
Australia

Maria Martinez-Garcia

Plenary Lecture:  Dignity Therapy Sometimes, Dignity in Care Always

PHD, Clinical Psychologist, Specialist in Palliative Care
Master in Medical Humanities 
Faculty of Medicine. Culture and Society Institute
University of Navarre.
Spain

Mary Lynn McPherson

Clinically Significant Drug Interactions: Calling All Palliative Care Practitioners!

PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS, CPE
Professor, Executive Director Advanced Post-Graduate Education in Palliative Care
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
United States

Shirley  Otis-Green

Keys to Quality Advance Care Planning Conversations

MSW, MA, ACSW, LCSW, OSW-C
Founder and Consultant
Collaborative Caring
United States

Timothy Quill

The Intersection of Palliative Care and Ethics:  A Case Based Approach

MD, FACP, FAAHPM
Georgia and Thomas Gosnell Distinguished Professor in Palliative Care
Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry and Medical Humanities
University of Rochester School of Medicine
United States

Luis Fernando  Rodrigues

Opioid Induced Constipation - Important aspects in Palliative Care Settings

MD, MAHR Palliative Care - Lancaster University, UK
Barretos Cancer Hospital - Palliative Care Unit
Brazil

Rachael Sharples

Rehabilitation in Palliative Care: A Physiotherapists Perspective

Chartered Physiotherapist CSP; Health and Care professions Council HCPC; MSc in Rehabilitation Studies; 
Team Lead Rehab Therapy Physiotherapist
Sue Ryder Manorlands and Airedale NHS Trust
UK

Rupinder  Sidhu

Don’t Abandon your Patient and Family when Hospice Takes Over

M.S.W., LCSW, ACHP-SW
Clinical Social Worker, Program Specialist
City of Hope
United States

Sandra E. Sternberg

Navigating the Tide: Talking with Children About Dying and Death

BA, CCLS
Coordinator, Child Life Services Department of Pediatrics
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
United States

Nandini Vallath

Access to Quality Palliative Care in India

MD, DNB, Post Graduate Diploma in Palliative Care
Consultant
Trivandrum Institute of Palliative Sciences, Indo-American Cancer Association
India

Sharon  Witton

The role of the Occupational Therapist in Palliative Rehabilitation

MA Health Care Studies, BSc(Hons) Occupational Therapy, BA(Hons) Peace Studies
Occupational Therapist
Sue Ryder, Manorlands Hospice
Britain

Sriram Yennu

Strategies to Manage Fatigue in Palliative Care Patients

MD, Associate Professor
MD Anderson Cancer Center
United States

Sponsors

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Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care
 

Bronze




Turn-Key Health, a subsidiary of Enclara Healthcare, is a population health management company serving payers and their members with advanced illnesses. Its Palliative Illness Management™ (PIM™) model introduces a new, innovative option to improve care quality, address costs and reduce burdens associated with life-limiting illnesses.

Partners


 


African Palliative Care Association


All Ireland Institute of Hospice & Palliative Care


Sponsor

Friend of Palliative Care Network


Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network


Award Sponsor

Best Poster from Latin America
1 year membership to ALCP


European Association for Palliative Care

IPCNC 2017 held under the auspices of the EAPC 


Award Sponsor


Poster Exhibition:  

1st:  $300     
2nd:  $200    
3rd:  $100

& 1 year membership to IAHPC


Palliative Care Network

Palliative Care for Everyone, Everywhere


Sponosrs

The Lil' Feather Fund, Inc.
Dr. Jessica Nutik Zitter
In honor of Manglaore Abdul Lathif
Dr. David Currow
Dr. Timothy Quill

 

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