Surgical Grand Rounds - Surgery & Palliative Care
Presenter: Vishal Kumar, MD, 4th Year, General Surgery Resident, General Surgery Residency, Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, PA
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Differentiate between palliative care and hospice.
- Discuss how surgical palliative care can help patients early in the course of disease.
- Discuss how palliative care assists doctors in the relieving of patient suffering.
Date: Friday, April 2, 2021
Time: 8 a.m.
Location: Microsoft Teams - E-mail Trish.Stern@Guthrie.org to be included
This program is intended for: Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, Fellows, Residents, Medical and Nursing Students, and other Ancillary Healthcare Professionals.
“The Guthrie Clinic is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.”
“The Guthrie Clinic designates this live activity for a maximum of (1.0) AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.”
Disclosure/Conflict of Interest Statement
“Faculty and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing medical education activities sponsored by The Guthrie Clinic are expected to disclose to the audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).” The presenter and all other persons planning the content of this program have indicated they DO NOT have any significant commercial interests that may bias the presentation.