Best of ASPEN 2018 Nutrition Science & Practice Conference Series

WEB180313 - Are they Going to Starve? And Other Ethical Dilemmas Related to Nutrition at the End of Life

Mar 13, 2018 1:00pm ‐ Mar 13, 2018 2:30pm

Standard: $39.00
Members: $19.00

Description

ASPEN is pleased to present the best of the ASPEN 2018 Nutrition Science & Practice Conference (ASPEN18) in a four-part series. Beginning March 5, 2018, two top sessions from ASPEN18 will be rebroadcast each week. At the end of each rebroadcast, a member of the faculty panel will join to facility a question and answer period to enhance your learning of the subject matter.

Objectives:

  • Apply ethical principles to the management of challenging nutrition support cases
  • List the indications and contraindications for enteral and parenteral nutrition in specific disease states
  • Utilize effective communication strategies to properly navigate nutrition support focused ethical discussions

Speaker(s):

  • Beth Wagner, MSN, CRNP, ACHPN, Palliatiave Care Nurse Practitioner, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Stephanie Ditmer Dobak, MS, RD, LDN, CNSC , Clinical Dietitian, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • John Liantonio, MD, Director, Inpatient Palliative Care Service; Director, Hospice and Palliative Care Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

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