2019 Palliative Care Summit

Friday, November 1, 2019

Samis Family Education Center Auditorium

Keynote Speakers:

Timothy Ihrig, MD, MA
Center to Advance Palliative Care-endorsed clinician-educator 

Center to Advance Palliative Care-endorsed clinician-educator 
Nationally recognized expert on hospice and palliative care Advocate for treating patients with life limiting illnesses according to their individual priorities and life goals

Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS, CPE

Professor and Executive Director, The Center to Advance Palliative Care
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy 
Advanced post-graduate education in palliative care
Author of "Demystifying Opioid Conversion Calculations: A Guide for Effective Dosing"

Several experts speaking on topics of concerning palliative care in adults and pediatrics, ethical considerations and end-of-life care.

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