Symptom Management for Patients with Late Stage HF, COPD, Renal Failure or Liver Failure


Event Details


With a focus on palliative care for your non-cancer patients, attendees will participate in rotating small virtual table case study discussions with specialists from cardiology, nephrology, respirology, and hepatology to:
– Enhance medical management for seriously ill patients with non-cancer illness
– Learn how to reduce the use of non-beneficial medical care near death and support the patient and family as they transition
– Learn about a new CHF Transitions in Care Project and provide your input regarding priorities

Presenters:

Dr. Daisy Dulay – Cardiology
Dr. Gaylene Hargrove – Nephrology
Dr. Rohit Pai – Gastroenterology
Dr. Sen Han Phang – Respirology
Kristin Atwood, PhD – Transitions in Care CHF Project

This Group Learning event will be compensated at the Doctors of BC approved sessional rate. This event meets the criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by
UBC CPD for up to 2.5 Mainpro+ credits.

RSVPs are required for this session and spaces will be limited. Please reply by to Terry O’Brien at terryobrien2017@gmail.com to register.