Family Medicine Seminar: Palliative care
The Family Medicine Seminar Series is held monthly in the Galen and Nancy Dreibelbis Auditorium at Mount Nittany Medical Center.
A buffet dinner is served at 6:00 pm for a nominal fee. The education event starts at 6:30 pm. Use the Galen and Nancy Dreibelbis Auditorium entrance at the rear of the Medical Center. Download the registration form here.
Presented by Susan H. Krieger, MD, MS, Nittany Valley Medical Associates, State College, Pa.
At the completion of this program the participants should be able to:
- Introduce the topic of palliative care
- Review the Pennsylvania Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) form
- Strengthen counseling skills, particularly regarding end of life discussions