Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Exploring New Frontiers in the Field of Palliative Care”



Date
June 16, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Mamta Bhatnagar, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Section of Palliative Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Director, Operations, CCEHS


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

The objectives of this presentation are to explore treatment options for difficult to control cancer pain, describe the safety of palliative treatments for shortness of breath, and to describe ways to improve care at the end of life for hospitalized patients.