Interprofessional Geriatric and Palliative Care Grand Rounds
Monday August 22nd, 2016 @ 12 Noon DePalma Auditorium
Speaker: Terry Altilio, MSW, LCSW, ACSW
Coordinator of Social Work
Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Title: Pain, Symptom Management and the Role of Social Work in Palliative Care
Interprofessional Grand Rounds in Geriatrics and Palliative Care covers a wide range of biomedical, psychosocial, spiritual, and ethical topics involving the care of older adults and those with serious illness. The goal of this conference is to offer healthcare professionals an opportunity to review and learn state-of-the art geriatric and palliative care approaches and principles in an interprofessional format.
All older persons and those with serious illness will achieve maximal health and quality of life.
Lunch will be provided