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5th International Conference on Advance Care Planning and End-of-Life Care (ACPEL)

The 5th International Conference on Advance Care Planning and End-of-Life Care (ACPEL) will be held from 9 to 12 September 2015 in Munich, Germany.  The Call for Abstracts is open until 15 Feb 2015.

Already booked sessions include:

  • Does the plan actually represent what the patient wanted? – Susan Hickman, Respecting Choices
  • ACP in Palliative Care Evaluation of implementation – Rebecca Sudore, UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco
  • Setting the agenda for the next two years – Sara Davison, Dpt of Nephrology, University of Alberta
  • What do we know about the economic case? – Josie Dixon, LSE London, GB
  • Nationwide adoption of an ACP program by a large U.S. health provider (HMO) – Daniel Johnson, Kaiser Permanente
  • Facilitator Training and (Re-)Certification – Bud Hammes, Respecting Choices, La Crosse

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