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Pediatrics in Hospice Seminar

Date & Time

March 10, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Event Location

Event Details

March 10th, 2017
12:30pm – 4:30pm
MHPCA Office

Joan Rosenbaum, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, , Director Pediatric Palliative Care, St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Medical Director of BJC WINGS Hospice and Supportive Care, Washington University School of Medicine
Deanna Sanvi, RN, BSN, RN Case Manager, BJC Hospice, St. Louis

This seminar will provide knowledge to all hospice disciplines about communicating with children and their families about death at the end of life.  It will also teach participants the different considerations to help children and their families cope with death and relieve their suffering when death is near.  Dr. Joan Rosenbaum and Deanna Sanvi will share different cases dealing with these matters.

The cost for this seminar is $135.00 for members & $175.00 for non-members.
Late fee of $25 after February 24th, 2017.
There are no refunds, however substitutions are welcome.
Each participant must sign in and fill out an evaluation form to receive CE hours.

MHPCA has obtained a special room rate for our participants at the Double Tree Hotel located at 422 Monroe St, Jefferson City, MO .  The price is $119 per night.  For reservations call: (573) 636-5101 and ask for the MO Hospice and Palliative Care Association rate.

Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation.  

Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association, #1359, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association maintains responsibility for the program.  ASWB Approval Period: 2/28/17 – 2/28/20. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.  Social workers participating in this course will receive __4__ continuing education clock hours.

Joan Rosenbaum & Deanna Sanvi have disclosed their presentation will not include discussion of a commercial product or service.  They have stated they will not discuss unlabeled/investigational use of a commercial product. They have disclosed they do not have a financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of the product(s) or provider(s) of any of the services they intend to discuss.  There is no commercial support for this activity.