Barbara Ziegler Palliative Care Program 13th Annual Palliative Care Symposium

Barbara Ziegler Palliative Care Program 13th Annual Palliative Care Symposium

Bridging the Gap in Pediatric Palliative Care:
From the Caregivers' and Clinicians' Perspective

Friday, November 7th, 2014
7:30am – 12:30pm

General Objectives

Broward Health Medical Center
1600 S. Andrews Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Broward Health Employees log in to Healthstream. All others, call the Broward Health Line at 954-759-7400.

Credit: 4.0 Contact Hours Nursing and Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling CE Broker 50-1443


In an effort to Go Green, this year we are providing presentation materials in electronic format. New material will be available for download soon.

7:30am - 7:50am Registration and Breakfast  
7:50 - 8:00am Welcome Heather Miller
Regional Director, MSN, RN-BC, CPON, Regional Director, Cancer Services
Pamela Sutton, MD
Director of Barbara Ziegler Palliative Care Program
Broward Health Medical Center
8:00am - 9:00am Bridge Over Troubled Water: Making Music Now Laura Cornelius
MT-BC, NICU MT Music Therapist
Aliza Llovet
Music Intern
Chris Evert Children's Hospital
9:00am - 10:00am Grief Across the Ages: Introduction to Childhood Grief and Loss Abby Mosher
Executive Director
Marla Berger
L.M.H.C., A.T.R., Program Director
Tomorrow's Rainbow
10:00am - 10:15am BREAK  
10:15am - 11:15am The Dark Side of Caring: Compassion Fatigue among Professionals Working with Children with Cancer Barbara Abernathy, PhD
LMHC, President & CEO

Pediatric Oncology Support Team
11:15 - 12:15pm
Cancer Pain in Children Hector Rodriguez-Cortes, MD
Pediatric Hematologist /Oncologist, Pediatric Palliative Care/Hospice
Chris Evert Children's Hospital
12:15 - 12:30pm Evaluations & Wrap Up  

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