Palliative Care Education and Practice (PCEP)

Schedule

PCEP 2019

Sunday, December 2 - Friday, December 7, 2018
AND
Sunday, April 28 - Friday, May 3, 2019
Hotel Marlowe, Cambridge, MA

Program changes/substitutions may be made without notice.

Please note that AMA PRA Category 1 Creditâ„¢ is calculated based on submission of a preliminary agenda and may be subject to change.

Adult and pediatric [P] track participants attend joint sessions except where noted.

Due to the intense nature of the course, we request that you keep most evenings free for program preparation and activities.

[O] Sessions marked with an "O" qualify in Massachusetts for Risk Management credits in Opioid Education/Pain Management training
[E] Sessions marked with an "E" qualify in Massachusetts for Risk Management credits in End-of-Life Care Education
[P] Sessions marked with a "P" are designated for those following the pediatric track

Part 1

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Registration
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Welcome and Course Introduction

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
James Tulsky, MD
Joanne Wolfe, MD, MPH
Christina Ullrich, MD, MPH

Arc: Psychosocial

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM What is the Goal of Good Communication in Serious Illness? [E]

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
Juliet Jacobsen, MD, DPH

Arc: Communication

5:00 PM - 5:15 PM Travel Time
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM Dinner
6:15 PM - 6:30 PM Travel Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Personal Narratives: Pathways to Palliative Care

Small Group Faculty

Arc: Psychosocial

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Announcements/Introduction to Opening Exercise

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
James Tulsky, MD

8:15 AM - 9:30 AM Essential Communication Skills to Learn about the Patient Experience [E]

James Tulsky, MD

Arc: Communication

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Break
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Understanding How Patients Cope with Serious Illness: Patient Interview in Large Group [E]

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
James Tulsky, MD

Arc: Communication

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM How to Deliver Serious News: Cognitive Map [E]

Jane deLima Thomas, MD
James Tulsky, MD

Arc: Communication

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Communication Skills in a Small Group [E]

Small Group Faculty

Arc: Communication

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Break
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM How to Deliver Serious News: Skills Practice [E]

Small Group Faculty

Arc: Communication

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Announcements/Opening Exercise

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
James Tulsky, MD

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM Travel Time
Adult Track 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Strategic Program Development in Palliative Care I

Michael Rabow, MD

Arc: Program Development

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM- 11:30 AM Strategic Program Development in Palliative Care II

Michael Rabow, MD

Arc: Program Development

Pediatric Track 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Developing a Pediatric Palliative Care Program [P]

Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH
Christina Ullrich, MD, MPH
Joanne Wolfe, MD, MPH

Arc: Program Development

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Medical Ethics and Palliative Care [P] [E]

Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH

Arc: Psychosocial

11:30 AM - 11:45 AM Travel Time
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM Psychosocial and Spiritual Assessment [E]

John Kearns, MDiv, BCC
Naomi Saks, MA, MDiv, BCC

Arc: Psychosocial

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM How to Discuss Prognosis: Cognitive Map [E]

Jane deLima Thomas, MD
James Tulsky, MD

Arc: Communication

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM Travel Time
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM How to Discuss Prognosis: Skills Practice [E]

Small Group Faculty

Arc: Communication

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Pediatric Palliative Care Get Together [P]
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Announcements/Opening Exercise

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
James Tulsky, MD

8:15 AM - 9:30 AM Learning Styles and Teaching Methods

Susan Farrell, MD, EdM

Arc: Education

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Break
Adult Track 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM Caring for Imminently Dying Patients [E]

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH

Arc: Symptom Management

Pediatric Track 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM Addressing Psychological Issues in Children with Advanced Illness [P] [E]

Anna Muriel, MD, MPH

Arc: Symptom Management

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM Travel Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Project Review #1

Project Group Faculty

Arc: Program Development

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM Lunch
2:15 PM - 3:45 PM Pain Management Breakout

Pain Management in Palliative Care [O] - Janet Abrahm, MD
Challenging Pain Management Scenarios [O] - Mihir Kamdar, MD
Pain Management for Pediatric Patients [P] [O] - Christina Ullrich, MD, MPH; Joanne Wolfe, MD, MPH

Arc: Symptom Management

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Announcements/Opening Exercise

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
James Tulsky, MD

8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Introduction to Instructional Design I

Susan Farrell, MD, EdM

Arc: Education

9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Break
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Introduction to Instructional Design II

Susan Farrell, MD, EdM

Arc: Education

10:30 AM- 10:45 AM Break
Adult Track 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM Pain Management in the Midst of an Opioid Epidemic [O]

Douglas Brandoff, MD
Mihir Kamdar, MD
Simone Rinaldi, MSN, ANP-BC, ACHPN

Arc: Symptom Management

Pediatric Track 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM Intractable Symptoms in Children with Severe Neurological Impairment [E] [P]

Julie Hauer, MD

Arc: Symptom Management

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM How to Facilitate Early Goals of Care/Advance Care Planning: Cognitive Map [E]

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
Juliet Jacobsen, MD, DPH

Arc: Communication

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM Travel Time
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM How to Facilitate Early Goals of Care/Advanced Care Planning: Skills Practice [E]

Small Group Faculty

Arc: Communication

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM Break
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM How to Facilitate Late Goals of Care/Transition to End of Life: Cognitive Map [E]

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
Juliet Jacobsen, MD, DPH

Arc: Communication

4:15 PM - 4:30 PM Travel Time
4:30 PM - 5:45 PM How to Facilitate Late Goals of Care/Transition to End of Life: Skills Practice [E]

Small Group Faculty

Arc: Communication

5:45 PM - 6:30 PM Travel Time
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Farewell Reception
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Announcements/Opening Exercise

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
James Tulsky, MD

8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Best Practices in Bereavement Care [E]

Sue Morris, PsyD

Arc: Psychosocial

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Grief and Bereavement [E]

Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH
Sue Morris, PsyD

Arc: Psychosocial

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM Project Review #2

Project Group Faculty

Arc: Program Development

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Teaching Reflection: How Do We Learn? How Do We Take it Home?

James Tulsky, MD

Arc: Education