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Nancy Hinds 

nancy@hindshospice.org
jill@hindshospice.org
559.226.5683

When

Wednesday September 22, 2010 at 8:00 AM 
to
Saturday September 25, 2010 at 1:00 PM 

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Where

UCSF Fresno-Center for Med Education & Research 
155 N. Fresno Street
1st Floor Conference Rooms and Auditorium
Fresno, CA 93701
 

 
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Course Presenters -
Agnes Bausa-Claudio, MD, DPAFP
University of the Phillipines, Manila

Dianne Gray
Hospice and Healthcare Communication
Pediatric Hospice and Palliative Care

Nancy Hinds, BSN - Program Faculty
Hinds Hospice - Founder

Anne Merriman, MD, FRCP
Founder - Hospice Africa
Director of Policy and International Programs

Mary Mihalyo, PharmD
ProCare Pharmacy

Bjorn Nilson, MD
Global Pediatric AIDS Specialist
Faculty UC San Francisco

Michael Nisco, MD, DAPHPM, MBA
UCSF Director Fellowship in Hospice and
Palliative Care, Fresno, CA

David Pugatch, MD
Infectious Disease Specialist
Children's Hospital of Central California

Ana Restrepo
International Association of Hospice and Palliative Care

M.R. Rajagopal, MD
Palliative Care, Kerala, India

Ken Royer, DMin
Director of Missionary Care, Link Care, Fresno, CA

Diane Dykeman Sabado, MD
Palliative Care Dominican Republic

Steven Stoltz, MD, FACP - Activity Chairman
UCSF Faculty - Internal Medicine

Pakisa Tshimika, DPH
Founder - Mama Makeka House of Hope
Democratic Republic Congo

Andre Wagner
Hospice and Palliative Care - Capetown, S. Africa

Agnes Bausa-Claudio, MD; Dianne Gray; Anne Merriman, MD; Bjorn Nilson MD; Michael
Nisco, MD; David Pugatch, MD; M. R. Rajagopal, MD; Ken Royer; Pakisa Tshimika; Andre Wagner; Ana Restrepo; Program Director: Steven Stoltz, MD; and Planner: Nancy Hinds have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.


Mary Mihalyo and Diane Dykeman Sabado, MD; any relevant commercial relationships to be provided to learners verbally, prior to beginning of lecture.

Hotel Infromation

PICCADILLY INN - SHAW
2305 W. Shaw Ave. Fresno, CA 93711

Take Advantage of the Special Rate Available

$84.00* per room, per night 

(*Plus 12% occupancy tax)

Please make reservations by 8/22/10.

For Reservations please call:

(800) 468-3587 /(559) 226-3850

Guests must ask for:

Hospice and Palliative Care in the Global Community to receive this special rate.

Complimentary Deluxe Continental Breakfast Included

Airport Shuttle Service Available (Please call to schedule shuttle service) (559) 226-3850

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http://hindshospice.com/FinalHindsbrochure2010

 

September 22-25, 2010
Fresno, California
UCSF Fresno
Center for Medical Education and Research
155 North Fresno Street
Fresno, California 93701 USA

EARLY BIRD SPECIAL

IF YOU REGISTER BEFORE SEPTEMBER 1ST YOU WILL RECEIVE $50 OFF OF THE 3 DAY CONFERENCE FEE AND $75 OFF OF THE 4 DAY CONFERENCE FEE.  THIS IS APPLICABLE TO MD'S AND HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS.  Thanks and register early for some great savings!

Conference Fees:

PreConference (Wed only)
  • $175.00

  • 3 Day Conference (Thurs, Fri, Sat)
  • $450.00 MDs
  • $375.00 Healthcare Professionals
  • $75.00 Students ( $25.00/day )

  • 4 Day Conference (Wed-Sat)
  • $575.00 MDs
  • $500.00 Healthcare Professionals
  • Register Now!
    Course Objectives:

    At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will:
    1. Better understand the challenges and barriers to developing and putting into practice a
    successful Palliative Care/Hospice Program for patients.
    2. Improve patient lives when applying the WHO pain protocol at the end of life.
    3. Apply current guidelines for symptom management in patient care at the end of life.
    4. Identify ways to sustain palliative care and
    hospice when dealing with resource poor regions and countries, and among highly diverse
    patient populations.
    Target Audience:

    Physicians (Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Geriatrics, Palliative Care, HIV
    specialists), Nurses, Social Workers, Allied Health Professionals, Chaplains and Volunteers
    Throughout the conference there will be reference books and information from organizations
    needing volunteer help in developing countries. Short term or long term needs will be specified.
    Contact person will be provided. If you desire to serve, there will be a roadmap to help you.

    AGENDA

    Wednesday, September 22, 2010

    (LIMITED NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS)

    PRE-CONFERENCE

    Michael Nisco, MD, DAPHPM, MBA

    8:00 - 9:00am
    Update on Pain Management  - roundtable discussion
    9:00 - 10:00am
    Update on Symptom Management  - roundtable discussion
    10:00 - 11:00am
    Communication with patient and family
    11:00am-12:30pm
    LUNCH
    12:30 - 4pm
    Visit with Hospice Staff to patient homes, and Hospice Home
    4:00-6:00pm
    Debriefing
    6:00pm
    SOLAR COOKING DINNER

    CME credits: 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

    Thursday, September 23, 2010

    7:30 - 8:00am
    Registration/ Breakfast
    8:00 - 8:30am Welcome and Opening of Conference
    Steve Stoltz, MD, FACP
    8:30 - 9:45am Keynote Speaker: Anne Merriman, MD
    Founder Hospice Africa,Uganda
    "Initiating service in resource strapped country- guide for initiators"
    9:45 - 10:00am
    "Reaching the Poorest and Needy - the role of the Community Volunteer Worker"
    BREAK
    10:15 - 11:30am
    Andre Wagner - HPC, South Africa, Cape Town, SA
    “Building local capacity and sustainability for Hospice and Palliative Care in South Africa” “Palliative Care in Malawi”
    11:30am - 1:00pm
    LUNCH (INTERNATIONAL FOOD)
    1:00 - 2:00pm
    Ana Restrepo - International Association of Hospice and Palliative Care
    "Development of Palliative Care in Latin America"
    2:15 - 3:00pm
    Michael Nisco, MD, DAPHPM, MBA
    “Hospice and Palliative Care in China”
    3:00 - 4:15pm
    Diane Dykeman Sabado, MD
    “End of life care in the Dominican Republic/Haiti earthquake”
    4:30 - 6:00pm
    RECEPTION

    CME credits: 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

    Friday, September 24, 2010

    8:00 - 9:15am M.R Rajagopal, MD, Father of Palliative Care in India
    " The unique elements of suffering in the developing world"
    9:30 - 11:00am
    Bjorn Nilson,MD, Global Pediatric AIDS Specialist
    “Uganda, Ethiopia, South Africa, West Nepal, Thailand”
    David Pugatch MD - Infectious Disease/HIV/AIDS Specialist, “Cambodia”
    BREAK
    11:00am- 12:00pm
    Dianne Gray, “Pediatric Hospice and Palliative Care Globally”
    12:00 - 1:00pm
    LUNCH
    1:15 - 2:15pm

    Agnes Bausa, MD , “Hospice and Palliative Care in the Philippines”
    BREAK
    2:30 - 4:30pm

    Breakout Sessions:
    1. Spirituality/Self Care of the Missionary - Link Care, Fresno
    2. Pain and Symptom Management - Mary Mihalyo, DPharm
    3. Cultural beliefs about death and dying - Pakisa Tshimika, DPH DR Congo

    4:30 - 5:30pm
    BACK TO AUDITORIUM- Plan for Saturday

    CME credits: 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

    Saturday, September 25, 2010

    8:00am - 12:00pm
    “Strategies to Improve Palliative Care in your Country”
    1. Policy
    2. Drug availability
    3. Education
    4. Implementation

    Asia
    Africa
    Latin and Central America
    India
    China
    Australia

    12:00pm
    CLOSING CEREMONY

    CME credits: 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM