Harvard Medical SchoolCenter for Palliative Care

PAPC

(#341740)

Directors

J. Andrew Billings, MD
Susan D. Block MD
Eva H. Chittenden, MD
Kristen G. Schaefer, MD

When

Thursday-Saturday
September 4-6, 2014

Where

Royal Sonesta Hotel
Cambridge, MA

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Tuition

$850 physicians
$700 nurses, psychologists, allied health professionals
$575 social workers, chaplains, others

CEUs

A maximum of 18
Social Work Continuing Education hours for relicensure, in accordance with Massachusetts 258 CMR

CMEs

Earn up to 19.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

In Massachusetts
Opioid Education/Pain Management Credits: A maximum of 5.0
End-of-Life Care Credits: A maximum of 18.75

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Harvard Medical School (HMS) adheres to all ACCME Essential Areas, Standards, and Policies. It is HMS's policy that those who have influenced the content of a CME activity (e.g., planners, faculty, reviewers and others) disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial entities so that HMS may identify and resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the activity. These disclosures will be provided in the activity materials along with disclosure of any commercial support received for the activity. Additionally, faculty members have been instructed to disclose any limitations of data and unlabeled or investigational uses of products during their presentations.

Course Directors

Special Guest Faculty

Faculty

Course Directors

J. Andrew Billings, MD
Former Director, Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital
Co-Investigator, Serious Illness Care Program, Ariadne Labs
Co-Director, Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Susan D. Block, MD
Chair, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Co-Director, Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care
Director, Serious Illness Care Program, Ariadne Labs
Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Eva H. Chittenden, MD, FACP, FAAHPM
Director of Educational Programs, Palliative Care Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Subspecialty Educational Coordinator for Palliative Care, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Kristen G. Schaefer, MD
Director of Medical Student and Resident Education, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Director, Supportive Cardiology Initiative, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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Special Guest Faculty

Alexander K. Smith, MD, MS, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, UCSF School of Medicine
Staff Physician, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Founder of GeriPal: A Geriatrics and Palliative Care Blog
Brad Stuart, MD
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, ACIStrategies
Former Senior Medical Director, Sutter Care at Home
Founder, Advanced Illness Management (AIM)

Faculty

Joshua Abrams, JD
Legal Counsel, Office of the General Counsel, Partners HealthCare System, Inc.
Corinne Alexander, MD
Attending Physician, Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Tracy Balboni, MD, MPH
Clinical Director, Supportive and Palliative Radiation Oncology Service, Department of Radiation Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology, Harvard Medical School
Rachelle Bernacki, MD, MS
Director of Quality Initiatives, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Deputy Director of the Serious Illness Care Program, Ariadne Labs
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Heidi Blake, MD
Attending Physician, Division of General Internal Medicine, Palliative Care Consultation Service, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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Sharon L. Bober, PhD
Director, Sexual Health Program, Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology, Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Ilana Braun, MD
Chief, Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Rebecca Brendel, MD, JD
Clinical Director, Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Home Base Program
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Director of Law & Ethics, MGH Center for Law Brain and Behavior
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Mary K. Buss, MD, MPH
Director, Ambulatory Palliative Care Services, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Clinical Champion, Palliative Care/Advance Illness Disease Management Program, Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization
Gynecological Medical Oncology, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Helen Chen, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Hebrew Rehabilitation Center/Hebrew Senior Life
Robert A. Cohen, MD
Director of Education, Nephrology Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Zara Cooper, MD, MSc
Interim Associate Director of the Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Akshay Desai, MD, MPH
Associate Director, Brigham Cardiovascular Consultants, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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Kathleen P. Doyle, MD
Physician, Palliative Care, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Karen Fasciano, PsyD
Director, Young Adult Mental Health, Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology, Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Clinical Psychologist, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Instructor in Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Marshall Forstein, MD
Director of Training, Division of Adult Psychiatry, Cambridge Health Alliance
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Bridget R. Franciose, ANP-BC, ACHPN
Clinical Staff, Outpatient Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital
Richard D. Goldstein, MD
Senior Physician, Division of Pediatric Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children's Hospital
Clinical Director and Co-Founder, Program in Sudden Unexpected Death In Pediatrics (SUDP)
Assistant Professor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Philip Higgins, PhD, MSSW, LICSW
Clinical Social Worker, Adult Palliative Care, Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center
Todd Hultman, PhD, ACNP, ACHPN
Nurse Practitioner and Co-Director, Inpatient Palliative Care Consultation Service, Massachusetts General Hospital
Vicki A. Jackson, MD, MPH
Chief, Palliative Care Division, Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Juliet Jacobsen, MD, DPH
Attending Physician, Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital
Director, Interprofessional Palliative Care Fellowship
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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Mihir M. Kamdar, MD
Co-Director, Cancer Pain Clinic, Divisions of Anesthesia Pain and Palliative Care, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Guy Maytal, MD
Associate Director, Ambulatory Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Director, Primary Care Psychiatry and Urgent Care Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Amanda Moment, MSW, LICSW
Licensed Social Worker, Intensive Palliative Care Unit, Adult Palliative Care, Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center
Cynthia Moore, PhD
Associate Director, Marjorie E. Korff Parenting At a Challenging Time (PACT) Program
Assistant in Psychology, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Sue Morris, MCP
Director of Bereavement Services, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital Cancer Center, and Boston Children's Hospital
Lida Nabati, MD
Physician, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Instructor, Harvard Medical School
James O'Connell, MD
President, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Stephanie Patel, MD
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Care Dimensions

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Elizabeth Rickerson, MD
Resident, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Anesthesiologist, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Instructor in Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School
Simone P. Rinaldi, MSN, APRN-BC, AHPN-BC
Co-Director, Outpatient Palliative Care Clinic, Palliative Care Division, Massachusetts General Hospital
Todd Rinehart, LICSW, ACHP-SW
Clinical Social Worker, Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital
Rachel P. Rosovsky, MD, MPH
Attending Physician, Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Katrina M. Scott, MDiv, BCC-HPCC
Oncology Chaplain, Massachusetts General Hospital
Bridget C. Scullion, PharmD, BCOP
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Kathy Selvaggi, MD, MS, FAAHPM
Clinical Director, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Woman's Hospital
Director, Intensive Palliative Care Unit, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Woman's Hospital
Amy Ship, MD
Staff Physician, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Director, Katherine Swan Ginsburg Program for Humanism in Medicine, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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Joji Suzuki, MD
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Jane deLima Thomas, MD
Associate Director, Harvard Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program
Attending Physician, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Executive Director of the Institute for Professionalism and Ethical Practice, Boston Children's Hospital
Professor of Medical Ethics, Anesthesiology, and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Robert Truog, MD
Senior Associate in Critical Care Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital
Director of Clinical Ethics, Division of Medical Ethics, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Ann Webster, PhD
Director of the Mind Body Cancer Program, Mind Body Program for Successful Aging and Mind Body Program for Caregivers
Scientist and Health Psychologist, Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Erica Wilson, MD
Attending Physician, Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
David Yuppa, MD
Attending Psychiatrist, Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

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