Join us in beautiful Bozeman, MT, for the 2nd annual Big Sky Palliative Care Conference.

As the field of palliative care continues to grow, it is more essential than ever to stay up to date on the ever changing landscape of treatments and resources.

Schedule

Thursday, June 4, 2020 | Day One
Workshops

 7:30 a.m. - 8 a.m.  Registration/Light Breakfast
 8 a.m. - 9 a.m.  Provider Resiliency Workshop
 Colette Kirchhoff, MD, FAAFP
 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.  Have You Been Pouring from an Empty Cup?  Zen Caregiving Project
 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.  Positive Approach to Care  Linda Roers

 

Conference

 12 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.  Conference Registration/Lunch - Big Sky Care Connect Introduction
 12:45 p.m. - 1 p.m.  Welcome
 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
 Advanced Care Planning
 Kathryn Borgenicht, MD
 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
 Medications in Dementia
 Stacey Pascoe, Pharmacist
 3 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.  Break
 3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
 TBD  Kassie Runsabove
 4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
 Keynote  Carl V. Hill, PhD, MPH
 5:15 p.m.  Adjorn

 

Social Event at the Rialto

Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Sponsored by Canyon Creek Memory Care

Friday, June 5, 2020 | Day Two

 7:30 - 8 a.m.  Breakfast/Welcome
 8 a.m. - 9 a.m.
 Ethical Dilemmas
 Ken Homan, PhD
 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
 Existential Pain and Suffering
 Karen Brannon, EdD
 10 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  Break/Vendors
 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.  Bereavement  Brent Long
 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.  Pain Assessment in Cognitively Impaired Patients  Shorin Nemeth
 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.  Lunch - Medical Ethical Panel  Colette Kirchoff (mediator)
 1:15 p.m. - 2:15 pa.m.  Neuropsychologist - TBD
 Dr. Lee Perry
 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
 Hearing Impairment in Dementia
 Benjamin Surmi
 3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.  Break/Vendors
 3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
 POLSTS
 Nathan Allen, MD

(Agenda and topics subject to change)

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