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Changing Tides: Innovation in Palliative Care

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Lucy Kalanithi, MD, FACP, a Yale educated internal medicine physician and faculty member at the Stanford School of Medicine, is the widow of the Late Dr. Paul Kalanithi, author of the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir, When Breath Becomes Air, for which she wrote the epilogue. At the cross-section of her career as a medical professional and per personal experience standing alongside her husband during his life, diagnosis, treatment, and death, Dr. Kalanithi has special interests in healthcare value, meaning in medicine, patient-centered care, and end-of-life care.

Sponsorships are more than financial support. They are truly partnerships…a shared commitment to local professional development and to our community’s well-being. On behalf of the CSU Institute for Palliative Care at CSUSM and the San Diego Coalition for Compassionate Care, we thank you for your support and participation! Click here for a sponsorship form and for additional information.

We welcome papers and posters proposals that illustrate innovative approaches or discoveries in Palliative Care for both current and future professionals. Click here to submit papers and proposals.

Earlier Event: February 7
The Road Ahead II