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ACCME and CE Credits available
If you are having problems registering please contact: (212) 342-2107

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
 

Keynote Speaker

Russell K. Portenoy, MD
Executive Director, MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care
Chief Medical Officer, MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care

Dates


Friday, February 17             07:30 am - 07:00 pm
Saturday, February 18         08:30 am - 06:15 pm


Schedule


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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

Columbia University Medical Center
Alumni Auditorium

William Black Medical Research Building
650 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

Tuition

Early registration fees (postmarked, faxed or e-mailed before January 20th, 2017)
Physicians 1 day - $175.00
Physicians 2 days - $350.00
NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 1 day - $125.00
NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 2 days - $200.00
Nurses, PA's and Social Workers 1 day - $150.00
Nurses, PA's and Social Workers 2 days - $275.00
Fellows 1 day - $60.00
Fellows 2 days - $100.00
Undergraduate Student 1 day - $25.00 (with student ID)
Undergraduate Student 2 days - $50.00 (with student ID)
SYLLABUS will be available in PDF Format prior to the conference. No Syllabus will be mailed.

Registration fees (postmarked, faxed or e-mailed after January 20th, 2017)
Physicians 1 day - $200.00
Physicians 2 days - $375.00
NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 1 day - $150.00
NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 2 days - $225.00
Nurses, PA's and Social Workers 1 day - $150.00
Nurses, PA's and Social Workers 2 days - $275.00
Fellows 1 day - $80.00
Fellows 2 days - $120.00
Undergraduate Student 1 day - $25.00 (with student ID)
Undergraduate Student 2 days - $50.00 (with student ID)
SYLLABUS will be available in PDF Format prior to the conference. No Syllabus will be mailed.

Please Note: On-line registration closes at 12:00pm on Thrusday February 16, 2017
All registrations after February 16 with be handled on-site
Physicians 1 day - $225.00
Physicians 2 days - $400.00
NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 1 day - $175.00
NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 2 days - $250.00
Nurses, PA's and Social Workers 1 day - $150.00
Nurses, PA's and Social Workers 2 days - $275.00
Fellows 1 day - $100.00
Fellows 2 days - $140.00
Undergraduate Student 1 day - $25.00 (with student ID)
Undergraduate Student 2 days - $50.00 (with student ID)
SYLLABUS will be available in PDF Format prior to the conference. No Syllabus will be mailed.

Registration

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: CME Office
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:
https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=83166

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 (COL). 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 19.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants
AAPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurse Practitioners
The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) recognizes the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as approved accreditors and allow reciprocity for AANPCP continuing education credit.

New York Social Worker
Amedco SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0115. 19.75 hours.

Social Workers
Amedco, #1346, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Amedco maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 6/24/2016 to 6/24/2019.  Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.
Social workers participating in this course may receive up to 19.75 clinical continuing education clock hours.

ADA Statement
ADA accommodations will be made in accordance with the law.  If you require ADA accommodations, please indicate what your needs are at the time of registration.  We cannot ensure the availability of appropriate accommodations without prior notification.

Grievances
If you would like to file a grievance, complaints or have questions, please contact Lucia Chambers (LuciaAC@aol.com).

  

Disclosure

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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