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The Mass General Palliative Care Service Palliative Care Grand Rounds. Speaker: Speaker: Liliana DeLima, MHA, Executive Director of the International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care.

Advancing Global Palliative Care

Date
February 17, 2016
Time
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Pre-registration required?
No
Registration closed?
No

The MGH Palliative Care Service
Palliative Care Grand Rounds
Course Director:  Eva Chittenden, MD, FACP

Speaker:  Liliana DeLima, MHA, Executive Director of the International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care

Physicians, Medical Residents, Medical Students, Nurse Practitioners, Nursing Staff, Social Workers, Chaplaincy and Clinical Colleagues

Title:  “Advancing Global Palliative Care”
Objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1.        Learn about advances and challenges in the provision of palliative care worldwide
2.       Recognize the global and regional initiatives to advance palliative care and strategies to overcome barriers
3.       Learn how they can participate in global initiatives and efforts

Wednesday – February 17, 2016  - 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
MGH – Ether Dome – Bulfinch 430
Teleconference – DFCI – Dana Room 2001A
The following planners and/or their spouse/partner have reported no relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest: Eva Chittenden, John Halporn and Vicki Jackson.

The following speaker and/or their spouse/partner have reported no relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest:  Liliana DeLima, MHA, Executive Director of the International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care.
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program has been submitted for approved for 1 Social Work Continuing Education hours for relicensure, in accordance with 258 CMR.  Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work.  Authorization D70983 www.massgeneral.org/palliativecare