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Nepean Blue Mountains 29th Annual Supportive and Palliative Care Conference...

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Panthers Stadium

Ransley Street

Penrith, NSW 2750

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CONFERENCE PROGRAMME updated 12 April 2018

0845 - 0900 Welcome to Country and Opening Address

0900 –0945 Contemporary Pain Management – Prof Paul Glare – Director, Pain Management Research Institute, University of Sydney and Royal North Shore Hospital

0945 – 1030 Palliative Care Symptom Update: Management of Breathlessness and other symptoms in Advanced Lung Disease - A/Prof Lucy Morgan, Respiratory Physician

1030 -1100 Morning Tea

1100 -1145 Chronic Care Update: Dementia – Needs Rounds and Advance Care Planning in Residential Aged Care Facilities – Nikki Johnston, Palliative Aged Care Nurse Practitioner, Clare Holland House – Home Based Palliative Care, Canberra

1145 -1215 Bereavement Support –Practical Advice for Health Professionals Boudi Maassen, Psychotherapist Blue Mountains, NSW

1215 – 1315 Lunch

1315 – 1345 Cancer Care Update: Head and Neck Cancer – Medical and Speech Pathology combined presentation - Dr Ken Tiver, Radiation Oncologist and Erin Sellars Senior Speech Pathologist, Nepean Hospital

1345–1430 Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) in Canada - Melissa Cumming, Director Cancer Services, Innovation (Rural) and Palliative Care, FWLHD Cancer and Palliative Care

1430– 1450 Afternoon tea

1450-1530 The Ethics of Advance Care Planning - A/Prof Ghauri Aggarwal, Head of Department Palliative Care, Concord Hospital.

1530 -1615 Panel Discussion: What are the possible implications for Palliative Care if MAiD becomes legal in NSW? - Dr Alan Oloffs, A/Prof Ghauri Aggarwal, Melissa Cumming

1615-1630 Closing address and evaluation

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