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16th Annual Palliative Care Conference

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
8:30 am4:00 pm
16th Annual Palliative Care Conference

THE NEW JEWISH HOME'S 16TH ANNUAL PALLIATIVE CARE CONFERENCE

Ethical Issues at the End of Life: Understanding ethical and legal challenges including those faced by the unbefriended, and persons with advanced dementia and their caregivers regarding feeding decisions.

We are offering 5.0 Social Work CEUs. When registering, please provide your social work or administrator license number.

Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Location: UJA- Federation of New York, 130 East 59th Street, New York, NY 10022
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Kosher breakfast and lunch are provided.

We remain grateful to Joan Wachtler and Sally Froelich for their support and leadership.

SPEAKERS

Elizabeth Chuang, MD, MPH, FAAHPM
Health disparities researcher and Assistant Professor at Albert Einstein College of Medicine; and Palliative care attending physician at Montefiore Medical Center.

Nancy Dubler, LLB
International lecturer on a range of bioethics issues, most particularly bioethics mediation and human subjects research.

Adira Hulkower, JD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health at Montefiore Medical Center

Mary Beth Morrissey, PhD, MPH, JD
Social science researcher and policy expert in aging and health, with a health law practice focusing on palliative and end-of-life care.