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2024 Annual Meeting | C78 - Neuro-palliative Care: Maximizing Quality of Life in Serious Neurologic Illness

Monday 04/15/24
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM MDT Add To Calendar
Colorado Convention Center | 601
This program will be presented both in-person and online
This program will be available in the meeting's On Demand product.
Heather Leeper, MD
Aging, Dementia, Cognitive, and Behavioral Neurology, Neuromuscular and Clinical Neurophysiology (EMG), Palliative Care
Participants should be able to define palliative medicine and person-centered care; describe applicability of palliative care concurrent with neurologic care across the illness trajectory; effectively recognize and elicit goals, needs, and concerns of people living with serious neurologic illness and their caregivers through high-quality person-centered communication; and collaborate with patients and caregivers to formulate goal-concordant symptom management and supportive care plans.
2.00 CME credits
Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement, Systems-based Practice
Brain Health, Neurohospitalist
Fellow, Resident, General Neurologist, Specialist Neurologist, Non-neurologist, Advanced Practice Provider, Neurohospitalist, Medical Student
Case-based, Didactic, Other

Program Materials

Event Timeline
01:00 PM - 01:05 PM MDT Introduction Introduction to Principles of Palliative Medicine
Heather Leeper, MD
01:05 PM - 01:25 PM MDT Speaker Case-based Presentation 1
Christina L. Vaughan, MD, MHS
01:25 PM - 01:35 PM MDT Q&A Case 1 Q&A
Christina L. Vaughan, MD, MHS
01:35 PM - 01:55 PM MDT Speaker Case-based Presentation 2
Kwame Adjepong, MD
01:55 PM - 02:05 PM MDT Q&A Case 2 Q&A
Kwame Adjepong, MD
02:05 PM - 02:25 PM MDT Speaker Case-based Presentation 3
Heather Leeper, MD
02:25 PM - 02:35 PM MDT Q&A Case 3 Q&A
Heather Leeper, MD
02:35 PM - 02:55 PM MDT Discussion Panel Discussion
Heather Leeper, MD
02:55 PM - 03:00 PM MDT Closing Remarks Summary and Closing Remarks
Heather Leeper, MD
Faculty Disclosures
Heather Leeper, MD Dr. Leeper has a non-compensated relationship as a Quality of Life Stakeholder Advisory Group with National Brain Tumor Society that is relevant to AAN interests or activities.
Christina L. Vaughan, MD, MHS Dr. Vaughan has nothing to disclose.
Kwame Adjepong, MD Dr. Adjepong has nothing to disclose.