Learning Repository – Palliative Education Evening Presentations

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November 20, 2019

Managing Change in Turbulent Times
Dr. Nick Bontis, Award-Winning Professor of Strategy, McMaster University

Spring – March 20, 2019

Safe Use of Opioids
Andrea Furlan, MD, PhD, Physiatry
Institute for Work & Health

Supporting Children Experiencing the Death of a Loved One
Dave Lysecki, MD, FRCPC
Tracy Akitt, Certified Child Life Specialist
McMaster Children’s Hospital

Palliative Care in Homeless and Vulnerable Populations: Relationship-Based Nursing Care
Karen Simpson, NP

Fall – November 22, 2018

The Power of Kindness in Palliative Care
Dr. Brian Goldman, MD

Spring – March 8, 2018

Navigating Challenging Conversations
Dr. Jeff Myers, MD, MSEd, CCFP(PC)] Sinai Health System

Paediatric Palliative Care: You can care for these patients; Project ECHO can help!
Dr. Adam Rapoport, MD, FRCP(C), MHSc
The Hospital for Sick Children

Approach to Advanced Heart Failure at End of Life
Dr. Leah Steinberg, MD, MA, CFC
Sinai Health System

Navigating Challenging Conversations: Practical Applications
Dr. Jeff Myers, MD, MSEd, CCFP(PC)
Sinai Health System

Fall – November 22, 2017

Cannabinoid Therapies:  What’s all the Buzz About?
Dr. Vincent Maida
http://www.vincentmaida.com;  http://drvincentmaida.wordpress.com
Article: A User’s Guide to Cannabinoid Therapies in Oncology

Grief Matters
Rachelle McGuire, MA CT
Kemp Hospice

Spring – March 23, 2017

The Problem with Polysemy
Joshua Shadd, MD, MClSc, CCFP
Palliative Care Physician, Hamilton Health Sciences; Director, Division of Palliative Care; Asst. Professor, Dept. of Family Medicine
Hamilton Health Sciences

MAID and the Waterloo Wellington Response
Waterloo Wellington Regional MAID Working Group
Waterloo Wellington Response

Palliative Care for the LGBTQ Community
Cait Glasson, SPECTRUM’s Aging with Pride Committee; Barb Jones, RSW MSW, Clinical Social Worker, Hospice of Waterloo Region

Pediatric Palliative Care:  An Inpatient Oncology Perspective
Paula MacDonald, BScPhm Clinical Pharmacist, Paediatrics Hematology/Oncology McMaster Children’s Hospital
McMaster Children’s Hospital