2019 PNW Palliative Care Conference

 

 

 

  Monday April 22nd & Tuesday April 23rd

CARING FOR DIVERSE POPULATIONS

Lynnwood Convention Center,  3711 196th St S.W.
 Lynnwood, WA 98036       Map Link   Lodging Options

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Marjorie Kagawa-Singer, Ph.D., M.N., R.N.

                                      University of California Los Angeles

 

TOPICS OF FOCUS

  • VULNERABLE POPULATIONS
  • IMPLICIT BIAS
  • SYMPTOM MANAGEMENT
  • LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
  • PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • MD/APPS
  • NURSES
  • SOCIAL WORKERS
  • SPIRITUAL CARE
  • ADMINISTRATORS
  • COMMUNITY MEMBERS
  • PSYCHOLOGISTS

AGENDA HIGHLIGHTS

Monday April 22nd

Tuesday April 23rd

8:00 am  Registration and Continental Breakfast

 

8:30 am  KEYNOTE: Was I a Good Person? Definitions Vary
                                   Across Cultures!

                Marjorie Kagawa-Singer,  PhD, MA, MN, RN

 

 

10:00 am  Provider Panel: Caring for Specific Patient Populations

                 Hayden Hamilton, MD; Lianne Hirano, MD; Dan Lam, MD.;

                 Nicole Torrence, PhD

 

11:00 am   Breakout Groups:

  1. Supporting and Teaching Palliative Care Learners using an
    Anti-Racist Approach:
    Tracy Ng, BA, MSW
  2. Understanding bias: Identity, Stereotyping and the Subconscious, Naomi Shike, MD, MSc
  3. A Conversation with Keynote Marjorie Kagawa-Singer 
     
    Marjorie Kagawa-Singer, PhD, MA, MN, RN

 

 

 

3:30 pm  Breakout Groups:

  1. Introducing Anti-Racist Work in Healthcare Systems
    Tracy Ng,  BA, MSW
  2. The Art and Skill of Leading Adaptively: James Fausto, MD, MHA;  Kurt O'Brienm, MHROD
  3. Infusing Cultural Humility into Advance Care Planning, Jennifer Hopping-Winn BA, MSW
  4. Demoralization in the Palliative Care Setting:
    Julia Ruark, MD, MPH

 

 

8:00 am  Registration and Continental Breakfast

 

8:15 am Welcome & The Current State of Research on

              Disparities in Palliative Care, Rashmi Sharma, MD, MHS

 

8:45 am  Research Podium Presentations:

  • Race/Ethnicity, Socioeconomic Status, and Healthcare Intensity at the End of Life, Crystal Brown,  MD, MA
  • The Geri-T Bundle,  Kathleen O'Connell, MD, MPH
  • Giving a Voice to the Voiceless: The Guardianship Study,  Lori Davis, RN,BSN, CCRN; Lucy Greenfield, MN, BSN, CCRN-CMC
  • Care Practices for Patients with Advanced Kidney Disease who Forgo Maintenance Dialysis, Susan Wong; MD, MS

10:00 am Exploring Biases in Health Care

               Michele Andrasik, PhD

 10:45 am Mediators Panel-Cross Cultural Issues in Palliative

                 Care: Interpreters and Cultural Mediators as Part of the

                 Healthcare Team

                 Jose Fernando Mayorga,CHI; Lea Ann Miyagawa, MN,RN;
                 Yvonne Simpson, MA

 

 1:45 am   Poster Teasers

 

 1:00 pm  Through the Eyes of a Child: Communicating with
                Children when Someone They Love is Sick
                Christa Peterson, Psy.D, CCLS

 

 1:45 pm  Breakout Groups:

SPECIAL THANK YOU TO THE CONFERENCE SPONSORS

Registration  Fees: 

EARLY  BIRD  Price Healthcare Professionals:  $225

(The  early  bird  rate  is  good  until  3/31/19 *rate will increase to $250)

Trainee  and/or  Poster  Presenter:  $125

 

Optional  Registration  Fees:

Provider  CME  -  13.5  AMA  credits  :  $75

Social  Work  CEU  -  12.5  credits:    $25

Nursing  &  Chaplain  CE's:  Included  in  the  registration  fee

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