The Landscape of Community-Based Palliative Care
Opening Keynote
July 17, 2019 12:30 pm EST

 

The Virtual Conference will begin with our Opening Keynote, an assessment of the current national landscape and factors that impact community-based palliative care and opportunities for the field. Brought to you by two leaders with extensive hospice and palliative care experience.


Lori Bishop, MHA, BSN, RN
Vice President of Palliative and Advanced Care
NHPCO


Joe Rotella, MD, HMDC, FAAHPM
Chief Medical Officer
AAHPM

Keynote II:  Hospice and Palliative Care – Living in Perfect Harmony
July 17, 2019 4:15 pm EST

Day one will conclude with this discussion of hospice care and palliative care provision.


Elizabeth Fowler, MPH
President and CEO
Bluegrass Care Navigators

Keynote III: If Only Someone Had Warned Us
July 18, 2019  12:30 pm EST

Day two will begin with Dr. Dan Hoefer talking about the challenges of prognostication.


Dan Hoefer, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Sharp HealthCare Outpatient Palliative Care Program

Closing Keynote:  Innovation – It Takes a Village
July 18, 2019  4:15 pm EST

Ruth M. Thomson, DO, MBA, HMDC, FACOI, FAAHPM
Inpatient Palliative Medicine Consultant and Medical Director
Jack Byrne Center for Palliative & Hospice Care

The 2019 Virtual Conference will conclude with a discussion of the challenges and opportunities afforded through innovation and the collaboration to make a community-base palliative care program successful.