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2022 Annual Meeting | C87 - Meeting the Moment: Mastering Difficult Conversations in Serious Neurological Illness

Tuesday 04/05/22
07:00 AM - 09:00 AM PDT Add To Calendar
This program will be presented both in-person and online
This program will be available in the meeting's On Demand product.
Jessica Michelle Sedley Besbris, MD
General Neurology
Upon completion, participants will be able to implement the SPIKES framework for disclosing serious news; demonstrate communication strategies for responding to patient emotion; and analyze an observed simulated clinical interaction for key elements of successful and suboptimal communication strategies.
2.00 CME credits
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
Fellow, Resident, General Neurologist, Specialist Neurologist, Non-neurologist, Advanced Practice Provider, Neurohospitalist, Medical Student
Didactic, Audience Participation, Other

Program Materials Program Evaluations

Event Timeline
07:00 AM - 07:15 AM PDT Introduction Introduction
Jessica Michelle Sedley Besbris, MD
07:00 AM - 07:00 AM PDT Speaker Walk-in Slides
Jessica Michelle Sedley Besbris, MD
07:15 AM - 07:35 AM PDT Speaker Delivering Serious News Didactic
Neha M. Kramer, MD
07:35 AM - 07:55 AM PDT Discussion Delivering Serious News Skill Drill
Neha M. Kramer, MD
07:55 AM - 08:15 AM PDT Speaker Responding to Emotion Didactic
Jessica Michelle Sedley Besbris, MD
08:15 AM - 08:35 AM PDT Discussion Responding to Emotion Skill Drill
Jessica Michelle Sedley Besbris, MD
08:35 AM - 08:50 AM PDT Speaker Faculty Demonstration
Neha M. Kramer, MD
08:50 AM - 09:00 AM PDT Q&A Questions and Answers & Final Thoughts
Neha M. Kramer, MD, Jessica Michelle Sedley Besbris, MD
Faculty Disclosures
Jessica Michelle Sedley Besbris, MD Dr. Besbris has nothing to disclose.
Neha M. Kramer, MD Dr. Kramer has nothing to disclose.