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Palliative Care Grand Rounds: “Poverty in Pediatric Oncology: Targeting Social Determinants of Health in Pediatrics”. Speaker: Kira Bona, MD, MPH, Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Palliative Care Grand Rounds: Poverty in Pediatric Oncology

Date
February 3, 2016
Time
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Pre-registration required?
Yes
Registration closed?
No

“Poverty in Pediatric Oncology: Targeting Social Determinants of Health in Pediatrics”

Speaker: Kira Bona, MD, MPH, Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Wednesday, February 3
8 to 9 am
Ether Dome, Bulfinch 430
Teleconference: DFCI Room, Dana Room 2001A

Course director: Eva Chittenden, MD, FACP; John Halporn, co-director and course planner and Vicki Jackson, MD, course planner

Targeted audience: Physicians, medical residents, medical students, nurse practitioners, nursing staff, social workers, chaplaincy and clinical colleagues

Objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
Recognize the prevalence of family financial hardship in pediatric chronic illness
Identify one remediable social determinant of health
Identify one evidence-based screening approach amenable to clinical practice

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 commercial interest/financial relationship – speaker:  Kara Bona, MD, MPH, Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Registration and evaluation of this presentation will be available immediately after presentation on February 3, 2016  by clicking link:  https://www.phscpd.org/activities/activity-detail/mgh-palliative-care-grand-rounds-2015-2016

Please remember if you are a Partners Employee registering for the first time, please click on the large blue box to create your account and then follow the prompts.  If you have already registered once, you only need to log in.    Any questions about the electronic registration and evaluation process, please contact partnerscpd@partners.org

Accreditation
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 1Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

This program has been 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
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