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Thursday, April 17, 20145:30 – 7:35 p.m.Dana-Farber/New Hampshire Oncology-Hematology40 Buttrick Road, Londonderry, NH
Please join us for an important discussion about managing end-of-life conversations and decision-making with cancer patients and their families. This program has been developed for primary care physicians, oncologists, palliative care providers, nurse practitioners, and other interested clinicians. Members of Dana-Farber's palliative care team will present approaches that will help providers to:
This course is offered by Dana-Farber/New Hampshire Oncology-Hematology and Southern New Hampshire Area Health Education Center.
This course is free for interested providers. Space is limited.
To register, contact Carla LaPorte at 603-552-9125 or firstname.lastname@example.org by April 10.
Dinner and Networking
WelcomeFrederick M. Briccetti, MD
Communication Challenges in End-of-Life Care in Cancer PatientsJanet L. Abrahm, MD
"Difficult" Patients and FamiliesArden O'Donnell, MPH, MSW, LICSW
Concluding RemarksFrederick M. Briccetti, MD
Janet L. Abrahm, MDPalliative Care Physician, Dana-Farber Cancer InstituteProfessor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Frederick M. Briccetti, MDDana-Farber/New Hampshire Oncology-HematologyInstructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Arden O'Donnell, MPH, MSW, LICSWLicensed Social Worker, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
The Southern NH Area Health Education Center, accredited by the NH Medical Society, designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Southern NH Area Health Education Center is approved as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the New Hampshire Nurses’ Association Commission on Continuing Education which is accredited as an approver of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This continuing education activity has been approved for 1.5 contact hours. SNHAHEC Activity Number: 1102.