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Palliative Care Grand Rounds. Speaker: Mark Stoltenberg, MD, Palliative Care fellow. “Global Palliative Care: Inspiration from beyond our borders”.

Global Palliative Care: Inspiration from beyond our borders

May 25, 2016
8:00 am - 9:00 am
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Palliative Care Grand Rounds: Global Palliative Care

“Global Palliative Care: Inspiration from beyond our borders”

Wednesday, May 25
8 to 9 am
Ether Dome, Bulfinch 430
Teleconference: DFCI, Dana Room 2001A

Speaker: Mark Stoltenberg, MD, Palliative Care fellow
Course director: Eva Chittenden, MD, FACP; 
Co-director and course planner: John Halporn
Course planner: Vicki Jackson, MD

Target audience: Physicians, medical residents, medical students, nurse practitioners, nursing staff, social workers, chaplaincy and clinical colleagues

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1. Describe the key themes of global palliative care
2. Assess three case studies that highlight key opportunities for innovation within palliative care
3. Identify the mutually beneficial nature of working alongside our international palliative care colleagues

The following planners and/or their spouse/partner have reported no relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest: Eva Chittenden, John Halporn and Vicki Jackson.
The following speaker and/or their spouse/partner have no commercial interest/financial relationship.  Speaker: Katharine Brock, MD, MS

Registration and evaluation of this presentation will be available immediately after presentation on May 25 by clicking link:

Please remember if you are a Partners employee registering for the first time, please click on the large blue box to create your account and then follow the prompts.  If you have already registered once, you only need to log in.    Any questions about the electronic registration and evaluation process, please contact

Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

This program has been approved for 1 Social Work Continuing Education hours for relicensure, in accordance with 258 CMR.  Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work – Authorization D70983