Geriatrics and Palliative Care 2021 Symposium - Virtual Meeting

May 21, 2021

This interdisciplinary symposium brings practitioners from various healthcare settings to develop the necessary skills to improve the quality and delivery of geriatrics and palliative care. Explore issues relating to the physical, emotional and psychological care of seriously ill patients and their families.

Explore the following topics

  • Physician Aid-in-Dying
  • Post-Pandemic Provider Burnout
  • Home-Based Medical Care Comes of Age
  • The Underrecognized Impact of the Opioid Crisis Affecting the Elderly
  • Telehealth Teaching: Lessons from The Pandemic

This course is designed for all specialists working in Geriatrics, Palliative Care, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pain Medicine, Addiction Medicine, Social Work, Pastoral Care and Hospice.


 

Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Family Medicine
Geriatrics
Internal Medicine
Palliative Medicine
Population Health
Primary Care
Teaching Healthcare Professionals
Course Format: 
Live Webinar
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 4.25 Attendance
  • 4.17 CNE
  • 1.92 CNE Pharmacotherapy
  • 3.50 Patient Safety
  • 4.00 Social Work
Course opens: 
03/15/2021
Course expires: 
07/05/2021
Event starts: 
05/21/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
05/21/2021 - 12:00pm
Cost:
$75.00
Rating: 
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PRELIMINARY PROGRAM AGENDA & LEARNING OBJECTIVES

For more course information, please view the preliminary program agenda and learning objectives.

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This CE course will be a virtual meeting. Instructions for accessing course content will be emailed to you prior to the course start.

 

FEATURED GUEST SPEAKERS

Bruce A. Leff, MD
Director, The Center for Transformative Geriatric Research
Professor of Medicine
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
 

Priya E. Mammen, MD, MPH
Urban Innovation Fellow
Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation
Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA


All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:

  1. Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
  2. Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.

ACCREDITATION

 

In support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

DESIGNATION OF CREDITS

PHYSICIANS: This educational activity is designated for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PA Patient Safety and Risk Credit: The content for this activity qualifies for 3.50 PA Patient Safety and Risk credits.

NURSES: This activity awards 4.17 nursing contact hours

Nursing Pharmacotherapeutic Credit: The content for this activity qualifies for 1.92 nursing pharmacotherapeutic credits.

OTHER HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS: This educational activity is designated for 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

OTHER CREDITS

COUNSELORS/ THERAPISTS/ SOCIAL WORK: 

NATIONAL BOARD OF CERTIFIED COUNSELORS (LPC, LMFT, LCSW and LSW)
Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Community and Trauma Counseling has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP no 3034.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Community and Trauma Counseling is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
 
This activity offers 4.0 contact hours for licensed counselors, marriage and family therapists and social workers.  Counselors, marriage and family therapists and social workers should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Contact hours are offered on a session-by-session basis with full attendance required for each session.  No contact hours will be offered for breaks.

Available Credit

  • 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 4.25 Attendance
  • 4.17 CNE
  • 1.92 CNE Pharmacotherapy
  • 3.50 Patient Safety
  • 4.00 Social Work

Price

Cost:
$75.00
Please login or register to take this course.

*JEFFERSON TERMS AND CONDITIONS -  please click HERE.


REGISTRATION

 Fee
Practicing Physician$75
Nurse$50
Other Healthcare Professional$50
Non-Jefferson Resident or Fellow$25
Jefferson Health - Faculty & Staff$50 
Jefferson - Residents, Fellows & Medical StudentsComplimentary

 

HOW TO REGISTER

To register online, you must have a CPD @ JeffLearn account.

  1. Log in or create an account. - Note: This website will not work on Internet Explorer 8. 
  2. Review the registration fee chart and select the registration fee that best fits. You must be logged in to see the "Add to Cart" function.
  3. Check out and pay with Visa or Mastercard or American Express.

IMPORTANT DEADLINES: No refunds will be granted after May 7, 2021. See full refund policy

NOTICE – Unauthorized recording, taping, photographing at Jefferson CE activities is strictly prohibited. If found recording, you will be asked to leave and any registration fees will not be refunded.