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Ethics Seminar Series: "Considerations in the Care of Cancer Patients with Severe Psychiatric Disorders"


After attending this activity, the target audience of physicians in psychology, psychiatry, surgery, oncology and critical care, social workers, nurses and chaplains should be able to:
Series Objectives
·         Identify potential ethical dilemmas or possible difficult situations, and work to circumvent them by addressing those questions and needs earlier, using methods discussed in this forum (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes);
·         Recognize and promote diverse opportunities that encourage interdisciplinary thinking to create a highly collaborative atmosphere (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes);
·         Integrate an increased multidisciplinary approach to cancer care, resulting in practice improvement, increased patient and provider satisfaction (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes).

Date: 8/11/14, 12pm to 1pm
Time: 8/11/14, 12pm to 1pm
Location: Pickens Academic Tower FCT3.5001
Format: All Employee Meeting
CME: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility
Facilitator: Jessica A. Moore, DHCE
Speaker: Alan Valentine, MD
Contact: Brittany Campbell - (713) 794-1495 -
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