Harvard Medical SchoolCenter for Palliative Care

PAPC

(#732740-1801)

Directors

Kristen G. Schaefer, MD
Eva H. Chittenden, MD

When

Wednesday-Friday
September 13-15, 2017

Where

Colonnade Hotel
Boston, MA

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Tuition

$895 physicians
$795 residents, nurses, allied health professionals
$695 social workers, chaplains

CMEs

Earn up to 18.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

In Massachusetts
Opioid Education/Pain Management Credits: A maximum of 6.25
End-of-Life Care Credits: A maximum of 18.75

CNEs

PENDING: A maximum of 18.75 Continuing Nursing Education hours will be awarded.

CEs

PENDING: A maximum of 18.75 Social Work CEs will be awarded.

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Course Directors

Plenary Speakers

Faculty

Course Directors

Kristen G. Schaefer, MD, FAAHPM
Attending Physician, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Senior Physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Eva H. Chittenden, MD, FACP, FAAHPM
Director of Education, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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Plenary Speakers

Susan D. Block, MD
Founding Chair, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Founding Co-Director, Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care
Director, Serious Illness Care Program, Ariadne Labs
Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Helen Chen, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Hebrew Rehabilitation Center/ Hebrew SeniorLife
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Constance Dahlin, MSN, ANP-BC, ACHPN, FPCN, FAAN
Director of Professional Practice, Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Consultant, Center to Advance Palliative Care
Palliative Nurse Practitioner, North Shore Medical Center
Faculty, Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care
Vicki A. Jackson, MD, MPH
Chief, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Co-Director, Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Sue E. Morris, PsyD
Director of Bereavement Services, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital Cancer Center
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
James A. Tulsky, MD
Chair, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Chief, Division of Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Co-Director, Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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Faculty

Janet L. Abrahm, MD
Former Chief, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Catherine G. Arnold, MSW, LICSW
Palliative Care Social Worker, Department of Care Coordination, Brigham and Women's Hospital
SAGE (Speaking About Goals & Expectations) Program, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Kate J. Baccari, MS, PA-C
Physician Assistant, Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
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
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology, Harvard Medical School
Mary E. Barry, RN, MSM, CHPN, CHPCA
Clinical Director, Care Dimensions
Rachelle E. 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
Associate Director, Serious Illness Care Program, Ariadne Labs
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Sharon L. Bober, PhD
Director, Sexual Health Program, Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Douglas E. Brandoff, MD
Attending Physician, Adult Palliative Care Clinic, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Director, Opioid Safety and Compliance, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Physician Leader, Dana-Farber Schwartz Center Rounds
Senior Physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Ilana M. 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

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Keri Brenner, MD, MPA
Attending Physician, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Mary K. Buss, MD, MPH, FAAHPM
Chief, Section of Palliative Care, Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Director, Hospice Palliative Medicine Fellowship
Oncologist, Gynecologic Oncology Program
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Robert A. Cohen, MD, MSc
Director of Education, Nephrology Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Bethany-Rose Daubman, MD
Attending Physician, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Akshay Desai, MD, MPH
Director, Heart Failure Disease Management Program, Advanced Heart Disease Section, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Linda Drury, BS, PA-C
Physician Assistant, Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Catherine M. Duffy, APRN-BC, ACHPN
APRN Team Manager, Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner, Care Dimensions
Karen Fasciano, PsyD
Director, Young Adult Mental Health, Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Senior Psychologist, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Instructor in Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Carlos Fernandez-Robles, MD
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Julia M. Gallagher, MD
Medical Director, Home-Based Palliative Care Program, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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Jessica Goldhirsch, LCSW, MSW, MPH
Clinical Social Worker, Adult Palliative Care, Brigham and Women's Hospital
John D. Halporn, MD
Clinic Director, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Juliet Jacobsen, MD, DPH
Attending Physician, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Director, MGH Continuum Project
Mihir M. Kamdar, MD
Associate Director, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Director, Cancer Pain Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital
Attending, Palliative Care and Anesthesia Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Joshua R. Lakin, MD
Attending Physician, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Palliative Care Consultant, Population Health Management, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Associate Faculty, Ariadne Labs
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Andrew J. Lawton, MD
Attending Physician, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Shih-Ning Liaw, MD
Attending Physician, Division of Pediatric Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children's Hospital
Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Cindy Lien, MD
Attending Physician, Palliative Care Service, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Attending Physician, Hospital Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Bruce MacDonald, MSW, LICSW
Clinical Social Worker, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Guy Maytal, MD
Medical Director, Ambulatory Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Director, Primary Care Psychiatry and Urgent Care Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Palliative Care Psychiatry Liaison, Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

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Lynn Mazur, MSW, LICSW
Clinical Social Worker, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Jessica McCannon, MD
Critical Care Director, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mount Auburn Hospital
Darshan Hemendra Mehta, MD, MPH
Medical Director, Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Director of Education, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Jordana Meyerson, MD, MSc
Staff Physician, Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Care, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Courtney Moller, MS, PA-C
Physician Assistant, Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Amanda Moment, MSW, LICSW
Palliative Care Social Worker, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Lida Nabati, MD
Senior Physician, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Instructor, Harvard Medical School
Stephanie Patel, MD
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Care Dimensions
Giselle K. Perez, PhD
Assistant in Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
MGH Cancer Center, Behavioral Medicine Service, Mongan Institute Health Policy Center
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Martha A. Quigley, MS, GNP-BC, ACHPN
Nurse Practitioner, Home-Based Palliative Care, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Julia F. Ragland, MD
Director, Pain and Palliative Care Service, Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
Barbara Reville, DNP, CNP, ACHPN
Nursing Director, Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Director, Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing Fellowship, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Alison Rhodes, ACNP-BC, ACHPN
Nurse Practitioner, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

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Elizabeth M. Rickerson, MD
Palliative Care Physician, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Pain Management Physician and Anesthesiologist, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Instructor in Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School
Ellen M. Robinson, RN, PhD
Nurse Ethicist and Co-chair, Optimum Care (Ethics) Committee, Nursing Administration and Support Services, Massachusetts General Hospital
Claudia P. Rodriguez, MD
Director of the Outpatient Addiction Recovery Program, Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital
Consulting Psychiatrist, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Leah B. Rosenberg, MD
Attending Physician, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Justin J. Sanders, MD, MSc
Attending Physician, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Assistant Director, Innovation, Ariadne Labs
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
Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services
Amy N. Ship, MA, MD
Associate Director of Medical Education, Atrius Health Care Academic Institute
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Denise D. Simon, MA
Program Manager, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care
Lara Michal Skarf, MD
Chief, Section of Geriatrics and Palliative Care
Director, Palliative Care Program, VA Boston Healthcare System
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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Erin Stevens, DO
Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Jane deLima Thomas, MD
Director, Inpatient Palliative Care, Adult Palliative Care, Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Complete Cancer Care
Associate Director, Harvard Interprofessional Palliative Care Fellowship
Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Robert Warren, MD
Assistant Medical Director, Medical Director of Palliative Care, Care Dimensions
Gloria E. White-Hammond, MD, MDiv
Resident Practitioner in Ministry Studies, Harvard Divinity School
Erica Wilson, MD
Attending Physician, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
David P. Yuppa, MD
Attending Psychiatrist, Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Associate Psychiatrist, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Candidate in Adult Psychoanalysis, Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

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