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Hawthorn Arts Centre

360 Burwood Road

Hawthorn, VIC 3122

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An Active Learning Module on symptom management, medications and end-of-life care.

This interactive event is a valuable opportunity to improve your knowledge and update your skills in the management and care of palliative care patients. It will conclude with a panel discussion covering questions and cases from attendees.

Lead speakers

A/Prof Mark Boughey: Director of Palliative Medicine, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne

Dr Peter Sherwen: Lead Physician, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne Caritas Christi Hospice

Sandy Scholes: Palliative Care Pharmacist

Dr Jo-An Seah: St. Vincent’s Palliative Care Consultant

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  • Evidence-based clinical management strategies to ensure safe and effective symptom management and end of life care for palliative care patients
  • Medication update following recent changes to the therapeutic guidelines
  • Referral options and services offered by Specialist Palliative Care providers. When and how to use them.
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