Updates in Palliative Care 2024

Seattle, WA US
May 1, 2024 to May 4, 2024

This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options.

Course Directors: Frank (Andy) A. Bock, D.O., Molly A. Feely, M.D., and Jacob J. Strand, M.D. 

Mayo Clinic's Updates in Palliative Care is a multidisciplinary CME course designed to build and enhance your palliative care knowledge. Experts from the Mayo Clinic Center for Palliative Care provide clinically relevant pearls for palliative care providers and clinicians from primary care, hematology/oncology, hospital medicine, critical care and related specialties. If you care for patients with serious illness and are looking to broaden your skills beyond the basics, this is the course for you.

 

RegistrationDates/TimeFee
Update in Palliative Care (Live and Livestream)May 2 - 4, 2024$895
Update in Pediatric Palliative CareMay 1, 2024
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
$495
Sign up for both to receive a $100 discount$1290
It Takes a Village*
*You must sign up for the General Session to take this course
May 2, 2024
1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
$250
Palliative Care KSA - Live (in-person) Only*
*You must sign up for the General Session to take this course
May 2, 2024
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
$250
Buprenorphine & Palliative Care*
*You must sign up for the General Session to take this course
May 3, 2024
1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
$250

 

Target Audience

Targeted clinician specialties (MD, NP, PA-C) including clinicians from general internal medicine, family medicine, hospital medicine, oncology, hospice and palliative care, critical care, geriatrics, nephrology and cardiology.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Develop treatment strategies for common symptoms in patients with serious illness.
  • Utilize the Serious Illness Conversation Guide to assess patients' goals and values.
  • Define adaptive coping and apply intervention strategies to improve patient and family coping.


Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 24.25 AAFP Prescribed
  • 28.25 AAPA Category 1
  • 28.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 28.25 Attendance
  • 28.25 IPCE
Event starts: 
05/01/2024 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
05/04/2024 - 12:00pm

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Mayo Clinic Updates in Pediatric Palliative Care 2024
Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Seattle, Washington

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 (PDT)
Optional Add-on - $495.00 Peds Only on May 1 or $395.00 with purchase of General Session

7:00 a.m.

Breakfast
Meet the Professors (Live only)

7:45 a.m.

Welcome & Introductions

8:00 a.m.

Assessment and Management of Pain in Children with Significant Neurologic Impairment
Lezlie Andersen, M.D.

8:30 a.m.

Management of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea & Vomiting in Children
Megan Thorvilson, M.D., MDi

9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Palliative Care Pharmaceutical Updates
Christopher Collura, M.D., M

9:30 a.m.

Beyond the Pain Ladder: Indications for Methadone, Ketamine, and Duloxetine
Lezlie Andersen, M.D.

10:00 a.m.

Break

10:30 a.m.

Screening for Psychosocial Distress in Children and Adolescents with Cancer
Sarah McCarthy, Ph.D., MPH L

11:00 a.m.

Supportive Care for Patients and Parents of Children with Complex Chronic Conditions
Jori Bogetz, M.D.

11:30 a.m.

The Role of Pediatric Palliative Care in Grief and Bereavement Support
Carolyn Mueller, LICSW MSW, Aubrey J. Manahan, R.N., CHPP

12:00 p.m.

Lunch Break

12:30 p.m.

Keynote: Pediatric Palliative Care State of the Field
Jeff Klick, M.D.

1:15 p.m.

Break

1:30 p.m.

Navigating Potentially Non-Beneficial Treatment in Children with Life-Limiting Illness
Robert Macauley, M.D.

2:00 p.m.

What is the Value Proposition for Pediatric Palliative Care?
Lindsay Ragsdale, M.D.

2:30 p.m.

Outpatient Integration of Pediatric Palliative Care in Oncology
Melissa Smith, APRN CNP MS, Aubrey J. Manahan, R.N., CHPP

3:00 p.m.

Break

3:15 p.m.

The Role of Perinatal Palliative Care in Maternal Fetal Care
Christopher Collura, M.D., MA

3:30 p.m.

Adolescent Medical Decision-Making
Robert Macauley, M.D.

3:45 p.m.

Palliative Sedation in the Pediatric Patient
Megan Thorvilson, M.D., MDiv

4:00 p.m.

Medical Cannabinoids in Children and Adolescents
Christopher Collura, M.D., MA

4:15 p.m.

Wrap-Up

4:30 p.m.

Adjourn

 

 

 

 

Updates in Palliative Care Thursday, May 2-4, 2024, Fairmont Seattle
All times listed are in Pacific Time Zone

General Session Thursday May 2, 2024

6:30 a.m.

Registration & Breakfast

6:55 a.m.

Welcome

7:00 a.m.

Buprenorphine Basics for Pain in Geriatrics and Palliative Care (DEA)
Katie Fitzgerald Jones, MSN, APRN, Ph.D.

7:30 a.m.

Interventional Pain Procedures – When to Refer Patients with Serious Illness
Susan M. Moeschler, M.D.

8:00 a.m.

Neuropathic Pain – Beyond Gabapentinoids and Duloxetine
Dare O. Olatoye, M.D.

8:30 a.m.

Worries About Anxiety in Palliative Care
Jason Webb, M.D.

9:00 a.m.

Break

9:15 a.m.

Cases in Refractory Symptoms – What to Do When the Usual Meds Don’t Work
Sara E. Wordingham, M.D.

9:45 a.m.

Niche Anti-Emetics: Uncommon Anti-Emetics for Unique Situations – Expanding Your Nausea Toolkit
Megan Brandeland, M.D.

10:15 a.m.Contemplative Medicine --- Good for You, Good for Me.
Deirdre R. Pachman, M.D.

10:45 a.m.

Break

11:00 a.m.

Controversies in Advance Care Planning. Can We Just Stop Doing ACP Now?
Molly A. Feely, M.D.

11:30 a.m.

Tips for Negotiating Goals of Care When the Patient Lacks Capacity
Megan J. Thorvilson, M.D.

12:00 p.m.

Waiting for a Miracle…. The Family Who Wants Everything Done
Christopher A. Collura, M.D.

12:30 p.m.

Adjourn

 

WORKSHOPS Live & Livestream (Optional add-on $250.00)

IT TAKES A VILLAGE – Utilizing the IDT Creatively and Fully to Maximize Program Reach:

 How to Re-Imagine Nursing, Social Work and Chaplain Roles.

1:30- 4:45 p.m. (include 15m break)

Hillary K. Hicks R.N., CHPN, Randi L. Beyerl R.N., CHPN, Casey L. Smith LICSW,
Abraham Labrada Santiago MDiv, BCC

 

Palliative Care KSA (Optional add-on $250.00)

Live only

1:00- 5:00 p.m. (include 15m break)

Frank (Andy) A. Bock, D.O., and Brianna L. Konwinski, D.O.

 

Friday May 3, 2024

6:15 a.m.

Breakfast

Meet the Professors (live participants only)

Molly A. Feely, M.D., Sara E. Wordingham, M.D., Megan Brandeland, M.D.,

Christopher A. Collura, M.D.

6:55 a.m.

Welcome

7:00 a.m.

Methadone as a Workhorse in Hospice and Palliative Care
Kelly WU, M.D.

7:30 a.m.

Nuts & Bolts of Methadone Prescribing: Practical Tips in the Outpatient Management of Methadone (DEA)
Mashele M. Huschka, APRN, C.N.P., D.N.P.

8:00 a.m.

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Ketamine for Pain Management
Jacob J. Strand, M.D.

8:30 a.m.

The Poop on Treating Diarrhea in Palliative Care
Teresa J. Goddard, P.A.-C

9:00 a.m.

Break

9:15 a.m.

Open Up and Say “Ahhhh.” Mucositis, Xerostomia and Secretion Management
Jordan C. Karow, APRN, C.N.P., D.N.P.

9:45 a.m.

Palliating ALS --- What Does the Non-Neurologist Need to Know About Management
Claudia Z. Chou, M.D.

10:15 a.m.

“I Itch So Bad, I Want to Die”
Kelly Wu, M.D.

10:45 a.m.

Break

11:00 a.m.

Why Do Different Hospices Have Different Answers About the Same Patient: Hospice Variations in the US and the Reasons Why
Molly Feely, M.D.

11:30 a.m.

Practical Tips for Assessing Hospice Eligibility
Suzanne S. Bundrick, APRN, C.N.P., M.S.N.

12:00 p.m.

Tips for Effective Palliative Care in the Nursing Home When You DON’T Have a Dedicated SNF Palliative Team – A Case-Based Adventure
Natalie F. Mohammad, APRN, C.N.P

12:30 p.m.

Adjourn

 

Buprenorphine & Palliative Care
1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
(Optional add-on $250.00)

Katie Fitzgerald Jones, MSN, APRN, Ph.D., Zachary S. Sager, M.D., Laura S. Rhee, D.O.

 

Saturday May 4, 2024

6:15 a.m.

Breakfast

Meet the Professors: Mashele Huschka, APRN, C.N.P., D.N.P., Claudia Z. Chou, M.D., Teresa J. Goddard, PAC, Jacob J.

Strand, M.D., Kelly Wu M.D., Jordan C. Karow, APRN, C.N.P., D.N.P. (Live only)

6:55 a.m.

Welcome

7:00 a.m.

Case Based Conundrums in Palliative Care Ethics
Megan Brandeland, M.D.

7:30 a.m.

Case Based Conundrums in Hepatology Palliative Care
Wil Santivasi, M.D.

8:00 a.m.

Case Based Conundrums in Neuro Palliative Care
Claudia Z. Chou, M.D.

8:30 a.m.

Case Based Conundrums in Geriatric Palliative Care
Gregory J. Hanson, M.D.

9:00 a.m.

Break

9:15 a.m.

Addiction in Patients with Serious Illness (DEA)
Zachary S. Sager, M.D.

9:45 a.m.

Health Disparities: A Toolkit for Clinicians
Rahma Warsame, M.D.

10:15 a.m.

Creating Holding Space in Ambulatory Palliative Care: Supporting Coping and Sitting with Prognostic Uncertainty
Jason Webb, M.D.

10:45 a.m.

Break

11:00 a.m.

Home Palliative Care
Gregory J. Hanson, M.D.

11:30 a.m.

The Future of Integrated Palliative & Cancer Care
Wil Santivasi, M.D.

12:00 p.m.

Grief for Clinicians Who Are Not Mental Health Trained: How Can I Help My Patients & Their Survivors?
Jill Lovell, LICSW

12:30 p.m.

Adjourn

Fairmont Olympic Hotel
411 University Street
Seattle, WA 98101
United States

A block of guest rooms has been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at the Fairmont Olympic, Seattle, WA. To receive the special rate of $299.00 Deluxe Room (plus applicable taxes and fees), reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of April 9, 2024, whichever comes first. After April 9, 2024, reservations will be taken based on space and rate availability.


Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Palliative course when making your reservation. You may call (206) 621-1700 to make your reservation or click on the link to make a online reservations.

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Course Directors

Frank (Andy) A. Bock, D.O.
Dr. F. Andrew (Andy) Bock is a Mayo Clinic Palliative Medicine Consultant with the Division of Community Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Palliative Care and an Assistant Professor with the Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine.  He has been board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine since 2004 and is a Hospice Medical Director with Mayo Hospice.  He currently serves as the Palliative Care Fellowship Hospice Rotation Director and previously served as chair of the Palliative Medicine Clinical Practice Committee.  Andy has an interest in physician communication and complex medical decision making including advanced care planning and end of life shared decision making. He continues to practice palliative care in the hospital, subacute and community settings

Molly A. Feely, M.D.
Dr. Feely is triple boarded in family medicine, internal medicine, and palliative medicine.  Her clinical interests lie in palliative care for patients with end stage renal disease and pain management for patients with dual diagnoses of cancer and substance use disorder.  She has been very active in education throughout her career, is a former program director for the hospice palliative medicine fellowship at Mayo and current education chair for palliative medicine.  She has been member of the executive leadership team for the section of palliative medicine at Mayo Clinic Rochester for 10 years.

Jacob J. Strand, M.D.
Dr. Strand is currently Chair, Enterprise Center for Palliative Medicine and Assistant Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Sciences. He sees hospitalized patients with complex symptom needs on the inpatient palliative care services and works closely with patients and their caregivers to manage complications of serious illness, particularly patients with cancer and advanced heart failure in the outpatient Symptom Management, Pain and Quality of Life Clinic at Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Dr. Strand's clinical research interests center around the integration of palliative medicine into the care of patients with cancer and advanced cardiac disease, management of complex cancer-related pain and barriers to cancer pain management. He participates in several active national research protocols and lectures nationally and internationally on these topics.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

Credit Statement(s):

AMA
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 28.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP

The AAFP has reviewed Updates in Palliative Care 2024 and deemed it acceptable for up to 24.25 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 05/01/2024 to 05/04/2024. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.

AAPA

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 28.25.

IPCE
This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 28.25 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change. AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

SessionsDate / TimeCredits
Updates in Pediatric Palliative CareMay 1, 2024
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
8.00
Updates in Palliative CareThursday, May 2, 6:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.4.75
Friday, May 3, 6:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.5.75
Saturday, May 4, 6:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.5.75
Optional Workshops
It Takes a VillageMay 2, 2024
1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
1.50
Palliative Care KSA - Live (in-person) OnlyMay 2, 2024
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
4.00
Buprenorphine & Palliative CareMay 3, 2024
1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
3.25

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 24.25 AAFP Prescribed
  • 28.25 AAPA Category 1
  • 28.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 28.25 Attendance
  • 28.25 IPCE

In response to company inquiries, we are excited to share that the Mayo Clinic Updates in Palliative Care 2024 has expanded its commercial support offerings to include a variety of sponsorship opportunities!  Please check out our comprehensive prospectus.  
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If you have additional questions, please Contact: winter.lisa@mayo.edu

 

 
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RegistrationDates/TimeFee
Update in Palliative Care (Live and Livestream)May 2 - 4, 2024$895
Update in Pediatric Palliative CareMay 1, 2024
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
$495
Sign up for both to receive a $100 discount$1290
It Takes a Village*
*You must sign up for the General Session to take this course
May 2, 2024
1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
$250
Palliative Care KSA - Live (in-person) Only*
*You must sign up for the General Session to take this course
May 2, 2024
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
$250
Buprenorphine & Palliative Care*
*You must sign up for the General Session to take this course
May 3, 2024
1:30 - 4:45 p.m.
$250

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