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CME : 15.50

21st Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Supportive Care, Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Oct 13 - 14, 2017   |   Houston, Texas  United States Of America
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Conference Summary

21st Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Supportive Care, Hospice and Palliative Medicine is organized by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and would be held during Oct 13 - 14, 2017 at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, Texas, United States Of America.

Target Audience
This program should be of interest to palliative care or hospice physicians, oncologists, internal medicine physicians, family practice physicians, psychiatrists, and/or anesthesiologists. Other professionals including: hospice, nursing, psychology, chaplaincy, ethics, and/or sociology. This cme conference has been approved with a maximum of 15.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

Objectives
• Provide effective communication with patients in the advanced stages of cancer or debilitating disease and provide quality End-of-Life Care (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes);
• Identify and interpret the moral and ethical dilemmas encountered in palliative care, incorporating supportive care strategies to improve patient care (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes);
• Practice state-of-the-art pain and symptom management for patients with advanced disease (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes);
• Apply palliative care principals to life threatening disease in populations not limited to cancer patients (knowledge, competence, performance).

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Joan Teno
Joan Teno

Nursing

Patrick Jones
Patrick Jones

Sports Medicine

Sandra  P. Gomez
Sandra P. Gomez

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

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Conference Details

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Registration Desk

Contact No. 1-877-632-6789
Email
register@mdanderson.org

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Venue Address

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd
Houston, Texas, United States Of America

Official Hotel

Houston Marriott Texas Medical Center,

6580 Fannin Street,

Houston, Texas, United States of America 77030,

18002289290

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