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Keynote Speaker:

Robert M. Arnold, MD
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Leo H. Criep Chair in Patient Care
Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine
Chief, Section on Palliative Care and Medical Ethics
Director, Institute for Doctor-Patient Communication
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  Russell Portenoy, MD
Executive Director, MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care
Chief Medical Officer, MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care

Course Director(s)

Craig D. Blinderman, MD, MA
Director, Adult Palliative Care Services
Program Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship
Co-Director, Center for Supportive Care & Clinical Ethics
Department of Medicine Columbia University
Kathleen Broglio, DNP
Adult Palliative Care Services
Columbia University Medical Center


Friday, October 23, 2015          From 7:30 am - 5:30 pm


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Description & Objectives

To address common and uncommon challenges that medical practitioners face in palliative care in an ACCME accredited course

Meeting Location

Riverview Terrace
173 Fort Washington Ave.
New York, NY 10032


  • Physicians ($149.00)
    CUMC/NYP Faculty ($99.00)
    Allied Health Professionals ($99.00)
    Fellows ($25 )

    Please Note: On-line registration closes at 12:00pm on Thrusday October 22, 2015
    Onsite registration fees
    Physicians: $200
    CUMC/NYP Faculty: $125
    Allied Health Professionals: $125
    Fellows: $50


Space is Limited. Early Registration is Encouraged.

By Mail:
Complete the registration form and mail with full payment to

Columbia University
Department of Medicine
ATTN: Kim Snyder
622 West 168th Street, PH8 East 105
New York, NY 10032

By Fax:
Registrants may fax the registration form with credit card information to:
(212) 305.8466

On-Line Registration:

By Telephone:
(212) 342 - 2107

Accreditation/Designation of Credit

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Amedco and Columbia University. Amedco is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
Amedco designates this live activity for a maximum of XXX AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  


Before the program, all faculty will disclose the existence of any financial interest and/or other relationship(s) (e.g. employee, consultant, speaker's bureau, grant recipient, research support, stock ownership or any other special relationship) they might have with

      a) the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) to be discussed during their presentation and/or

      b) any commercial contributor to this activity. When unlabeled uses are discussed, these will also be indicated.

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