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Palliative Care 2018
- Welcome Message
- About the Conference
- Sessions and Tracks
- Current Research and Importance
- Visa- Trip Advisor
- Market analysis
- Past Conference Report
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It is our great pleasure and honour to extend to you a warm welcome to attend the “4th International Conference on Palliative Care and Hospice Nursing” which will be held during August 27-28, 2018 Boston, USA.
The theme of this year conference is “Heartfelt patient care from the spirit of innovation” brings together renowned experts from the international scientific community to provide a premier inter-multi-trans-disciplinary to exchange their latest results related to hospice house, hospice and palliative care, palliative care in special situations, family hospice and palliative care, palliative care challenges, hospice compassus, palliative care services and research in palliative care and palliative medicine.
Palliative Care 2018 is anticipating participation from renowned speakers including researchers, and many from leading universities, Doctors, Nursing Professionals, Specialists in Health Care and Diagnostic Companies and many from leading universities. The scientific program paves a way to gather visionaries through the research talks, plenary lectures, symposia, workshops, invited sessions and oral and poster sessions of unsolicited contributions.
About the Conference
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conference series, USA extend a warm welcome to the distinguished Nobel laureates, speakers, delegates, palliative care specialists, healthcare community, palliative care physicians, geriatric physicians and Healthcare Industry leaders from around the world to Boston, USA, for attending International Conference on Palliative Care and Hospice Nursing during August 27-28, 2018.
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Why to attend?
We hope this 4th International conference on Palliative Care and hospice Nursing provides a valuable opportunity to share your research all around the world. We trust you will consider our invitation and take time in attending the conference.
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Target Audience (But not limited to):
- Palliative care specialists
- healthcare communities
- Clinicians and researchers
- The general public
- Geriatric Physicians
- Hospice nurses
- Medical Directors
- Palliative Care Nurses
- Geriatric Specialists
- Occupational Therapists
- Healthcare Faculty
- Social Workers
- Community care coordinators
- Business delegates and industry professionals
- Students and others interested in the field of Geriatrics
- The Career Guidance Workshops to the Graduates, Doctorates and Post-Doctoral Fellows.
- Certificate Accreditation from the Organizing Committee of presentation/ participation.
- Accepted Abstracts will be published in the respective journals and will be labeled with a Digital Object Identification Number (DOI) provided by CrossRef (Free abstract publishing).
- Speaker and Abstract pages created in Google on your name would get worldwide acknowledgment to your profile and Research.
- Best Poster and Young Researcher Award.
Sessions and Tracks
Track 1 – Hospice and Palliative Care
Hospice care attentions on the quality of life and gives supportive care to people in the ending phase of a terminal illness and focus on comfort and quality of life, immediately upon the poor probability of cure. The objective is to support patients to relieve the pain and suffering of the terminally ill, with Hospice advantage. Whereas Palliative Care is a manner that enhances the quality of life of patients with severe illness, right the way through the prevention and relief of suffering by means of early identification and perfect assessment and treatment of pain, physical, psychosocial and other problems, spiritual including bereavement support for the family.
3rd International Conference on Aging & Gerontology - ICAG 2018 July 18-19, 2018 Atlanta, GA, USA; Hospice and Palliative Care July 18-19, 2018, Melbourne, Australia; 49th International Congress on Nursing Care Plan & Health July 16-18, 2018 Rome, Italy; World Congress on Nursing and Health Care, August 22-23, 2018 Singapore ; Annual Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice Conference August 20-21, 2018 Tokyo, Japan.
Track 2- Palliative Care and End of Life
End-of-life care refers to Patient Centered care for a life-limiting illness that meets the patient’s medical, physical, psychological, Spiritual and social needs and to provide relief of suffering, comfort, companionship. Older people often live with one or more chronic illnesses and need a lot of care for days, weeks, and even months before death. Hospice care is a divine service that emphasizes symptom management without life-prolonging treatment, and is meant to enhance the quality of life for both patients with a limited life expectancy and the Withholding or Withdrawal of life-sustaining treatments in terminal illness.
4th World Congress on Health Economics, Health Policy and Health care Management September 13-14, 2018 Zurich, Switzerland; 6th Annual Congress on Medicare Expo on Primary Health Care May 14-16, 2018 Tokyo, Japan ; 13th International conference on Healthcare and Technologies June 14-15, 2018, Dublin, Ireland; 2nd International conference on Social Sciences & Interdisciplinary studies June 18-19, 2018 Rome, Italy; 29th World summit on Positive Psychology, Mindfulness and psychotherapy May 21-22, 2018 New York, USA; 28th World Congress on Psychiatry and Psychological Syndromes May 21-22, 2018 New York, USA.
Track 3 - Palliative Care and Symptom Management
Noble administration of symptoms in the terminal phase is the main concern of patients and their families. Nursing care is prescribed for patients regardless of care setting; The decline in their health can be very unpleasant. The palliative care approach to symptom management is based thorough estimation of current symptoms, and planning ahead for common problems. There is a consistent positive blow of palliative care services on symptoms, quality of life, and satisfaction at the end of life. Symptom management guidelines include data about clinical decision making, symptom assessment, and symptom management.
4th International Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine Conference September 17-18 2018 Dubai, UAE; 7th International Conference and Exhibition on Pain Research and Management September 04-05, 2018 Zurich, Switzerland; 5th International Conference on Pain Medicine and Pain Management May 21-22, 2018, New York, USA; 27th International Conference on Oncology Research and Cancer Stem Cells May 10-12, 2018 Paris, Frankfurt, Germany; Global Summit on Oncology and Cancer March 12-14, 2018 Singapore city, Singapore; Global meeting on Clinical oncology and Radiology June 01-02, 2018 Osaka, Japan ; 22nd global Annual oncologists Meeting May 24-25, 2018 Osaka, Japan; World Haematology and Medical Oncology Conference May 28-29, 2018 Osaka, Japan
Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine focus on improving the quality of life. By giving diagnosis and treatment, it is usual for patients to experience challenging psychological distress and from their disease and the treatment. Rehabilitative care finds strategies to manage common barriers to achieving goals such as breathlessness, fatigue anxiety, and depression.
4th international conference Depression, Anxiety, Stress management May 10-11, 2018, Frankfurt, Germany; 3rd world congress on Public health and nutrition February 26-28, 2018 London, UK; 7th World Congress on Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation May 18-19, 2018 Osaka, Japan; 13th World Congress on Healthcare and Technologies June 14-15, 2018 Dublin, Ireland.
Track 5 - Palliative Care and Occupational Therapy
Occupational therapy plays a significant role in Palliative and hospice care. Occupational therapy practitioners consider physical and psychosocial and behavioral health needs of the patient, support systems and the available resources and the environments in which the patient wants and is capable to participate.
10th Asia Pacific Global Summit on Healthcare March 12-14, 2018 Singapore; American Occupation Therapy April 19-22, 2018, Utah, USA; 4th Global Summit on Herbals and Traditional Medicine June 6-8, 2018 Osaka, Japan; 4th International conference on Mental Health & human Resilience April 26-27, 2018 Rome, Italy;
Track 6 - Palliative Care and Spiritual care
Spirituality can be described as that which recognizes and responds to the human spirit. Spiritual Care also discusses about universal human need for love, relatedness, hope, value, and dignity. Spirituality may involve religious beliefs and practices. It is the spirit and sense behind all moral values and assets such as benevolence, honest, compassion, sympathy, respect, forgiveness, integrity, loving kindness towards patients, and respect for nature. Spiritual Care is a one-to-one relationship, is patient-centred care and makes no assumptions about personal condemnation or life orientation. But Religious care is given in the environment of the shared religious beliefs, values, and lifestyle of a faith community.
Global Nursing and Health care conference March 1-3 2018, London, UK; caring for the Human spirit conference April 23-25, 2018, New Orleans, USA; Spiritual care Australia May 6-9 2018, New castle, USA; IASC Conference July 8-10, 2018 in New York City, USA; 3rd International Conference on Aging & Gerontology - ICAG 2018 July 18-19, 2018 Atlanta, GA, USA; 4th international conference Depression, Anxiety, Stress management May 10-11, 2018, Frankfurt, Germany; 17th Annual Congress on Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine July 09-10, 2018 Sydney, Australia; Advances in Neonatal and Paediatric Nutrition July 19-21, 2018 London, UK.
Track 7 – Palliative Care for Emergency Medicine
Patients with serious or life-threatening sickness are likely to find in an emergency department and they should expect to receive high-quality palliative care in that situation. Older adults move between different levels of care throughout their chronic illness trajectory. Recently, emergency medicine has been progressively taken a major role in the early implementation of palliative care. Wide integration of palliative care into the everyday practice of emergency medicine is necessary; however, it is often jeopardized by the demands of many challenging priorities.
24th Annual American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) Scientific Assembly April 07-11, 2018, San Diego, United States; American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP18) Scientific Assembly October 01-04, 2018, San Diego, United States; The Difficult Airway Course: Emergency 2018 November 9-11, 2018 San Francisco, United States; 9th International Conference on Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine & Molecular Diagnostics Oct 26-27, 2018 Boston, Massachusetts, USA; 5th Annual Congress on Emergency Nursing and Critical Care July 16-17, 2018, London, UK; 13th World Congress on Healthcare and Technologies June 14-15, 2018 Dublin, Ireland.
Track 8 - Palliative Care Nursing
The goal of palliative care is to help them achieving life beyond treatment through relief of suffering, control of symptoms, while remaining sensitive to personal, cultural and religious values, believes and practices. The goals of a nurse are caring for patients with acute and chronic illness, providing comprehensive care, ensuring finest patient care.
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing September 25-26, 2018, Atlanta, USA; Nursing Practice & Research May 16-17, 2018, Montreal, Canada; World Nursing Leadership & Management Conference Berlin, Germany; Neonatal Nursing and Maternal Healthcare May 14-15 2018 Singapore city, Singapore; Nursing and Midwifery May 23-24, 2018 New York, USA; Nursing Education & Research May 16-17, 2018 Montreal, Canada; World Congress on Advanced Nursing Research June 14-15, 2018; World Nursing Education Conference July 16-18, 2018 Melbourne, Australia; 49th International Congress on Nursing Care Plan & Health July 16-18, 2018 Rome, Italy; 20th World Congress on General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine September 17-18, 2018 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; 6th World congress on Nursing Practice & Research November 07-08, 2018 Alabama, USA.
Track 9 - Pediatrics and Children Care
Pediatric Palliative care is a unique medical care for children with critical medical conditions, comprising Genetic disorders, Prematurity, Cancer, Neurologic disorders, heart and lung conditions and more. Palliative care for youngsters is the energetic complete care of the child’s body, mind and spirit, and also involves giving support to the family. Child psychology also helps in better paediatric care. Pediatric palliative care is offered by a group of doctors, nurses and other specialists as an additional level of support. Briefly, it assists the child and the family gain the strength to continue with daily life.
11th World Pediatric Congress August 16-17, 2018 Singapore; 3rd Annual World Congress on Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition March 21-22, 2018 New York, USA; 20th International Conference on Pediatrics Primary Care September 03-04, 2018 Zurich, Switzerland; 16th Annual World Congress on Pediatrics March 21-22, 2018 New York, USA; 3rd International Conference on Pediatric Surgery May 07-08, 2018 Frankfurt, Germany; 21st Annual Congress Neonatology & paediatrics May 30-31, 2018 Osaka, Japan; 14th International Conference on Clinical Pediatrics June 14-16, 2018 Rome, Italy; 17th Annual Congress on Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine August 13-14, 2018 Osaka, Japan; 24th European Pediatrics Conference September 10-12, 2018 Copenhagen, Denmark
Track 10 – Palliative Care in Oncology
Cancer and its treatment frequently cause side effects. Lightening a person’s symptoms and side effects is a vital part of cancer care. This style of treatment is called symptom management, supportive care, or palliative care. Palliative care is given during a patient’s experience with cancer. It should start at diagnosis and prolong through treatment, follow-up care, and the end of life. Cancer symptoms might include pain, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, anxiety, depression, constipation, diarrhea, confusion or shortness of breath. Palliative Care specialists are expertise to interpret the complex medical statistics and can help you understand.
Global Summit on Oncology and Cancer March 12-14, 2018 Singapore city, Singapore; 22nd Global Annual Oncologists Meeting May 24-25, 2018 Osaka, Japan; World Haematology and Medical Oncology Conference May 28-29, 2018 Osaka, Japan; 4th Annual Congress on Gynaecologic Oncology and Reproductive disorders July 18-19, 2018 Atlanta, USA; Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) June 28-30, 2018 Vienna, Austria; 28th Euro Congress on Cancer Science & Therapy August 09-10, 2018 Madrid, Spain; 10th International Conference on Clinical and Medical Case Reports August 31-September 01, 2018 Toronto, Canada.
Track 11 – Palliative Care in Assisted dying
Physicians Assisted Death: When a patient suffering is unbearable, Dying person has the choice to control their death of their own life.
Assisted Dying 2018 September 6-9, 2018 Cape Town, South Africa; 2nd Annual Medical Assistance in Dying conference May 4-5, 2018 Ottawa, Canada; 8th International Conference on Geriatrics Gerontology & Palliative Nursing July 30-31, 2018, Barcelona, Spain; American Geriatrics Society May 3-5 2018, Orlando, USA; 7th World Congress on Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation May 18-19, 2018 Osaka, Japan.
Track 12 – Palliative Care in Trauma
Trauma is considered as the physical injury or damage caused by external force. Trauma majorly leads to severe symptoms like chronic pain, and many more. So that, Trauma has been considered to offer end-of-life care for traumatic patients. The benefits of palliative care in terminally ill and critical patients are well recognized and are welcomed into trauma and surgical patients.
World Summit on Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery Sep 10-11, 2018 Singapore; Medical Disaster Response April 8, 2018 Las Vegas, USA; 19th Congress European Federation Of National Associations Of Orthopaedics And Traumatology May 30, 2018-June 1, 2018 Barcelona, Spain; Trauma, critical care & acute care surgery 2018 April 9-11, Las Vegas, USA; July 16-17, 2018; 5th Annual Congress on Emergency Nursing & Critical Care July 16-17, 2018 London, Uk.
Track 13 – Palliative Care in Geriatrics
The old get Sick very differently. Geriatrics is the fork that deals with health care of elderly people. Geriatrics is different from adult medicine because it focusses on unique needs of elderly person. The major obstacles for elderly patients can be rapid change in mental status, acute pain, uncertain symptoms, decline of health, Dehydration, Anorexia, strange medical reactions. The major goals of geriatric palliative care: maintaining control, increasing the quality of life, co-operative care.
3rd International Conference on Aging and Gerontology July 18-19, 2018, Atlanta, USA; 8th International Conference on Geriatrics Gerontology & Palliative Nursing July 30-31, 2018, Barcelona, Spain; Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018 July 22-26, 2018 Chicago, United States; The Gerontological society of America Annual Meeting 2018, Nov 14-18, 2018, Boston, USA; American Geriatrics Society May 3-5 2018, Orlando, USA.
Track 14 – Palliative Care in Non-malignant diseases
Non-malignant diseases (non-cancerous) also need palliative care in several cases. Non-malignant diseases like respiratory, a chronic, non-treatable progressive condition that needs appropriate treatment and symptom management that encompasses of interstitial lung disease, bronchiectasis breathlessness and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are often associated with advanced COPD are fatigue, pain and cough. Heart Disease recognizes the necessity for patients with heart failure to have access to palliative care services for on-going support and advice; and for Renal Services, Type1, Type2 diabetes patients near to the end of life to have a mutual palliative care plan, fabricated around their individual needs and preferences.
Global summit on Oncology and Cancer March 12-14, 2018 Singapore city, Singapore; 22nd global annual oncologists Meeting May 24-25, 2018 Osaka, Japan; 2nd world congress on Oncology and Radiology July 16-17, 2018 Dubai, UAE; World Haematology and Medical Oncology Conference May 28-29, 2018 Osaka, Japan; Global Meeting on Oncology and Radiology June 1-2, 2018 Osaka, Japan; 3rd International Conference on Tumour & Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy September 17-18 2018 San Diego, California, USA; Experts Meet On Cancer Therapy July 23-24, 2018 Melbourne, Australia
Track 15 – Palliative Care in Health issues
Palliative care can disclose a broad range of issues, assimilating an individual’s specific needs into care. The physical and emotional effects of cancer and its treatment may vary from person to person. For instance, differences in cultural background, age, and support systems may rise in very different palliative care needs.
3rd world congress on Public health and nutrition February 26-28, 2018 London, UK; 13th World Congress on Healthcare and Technologies June 14-15, 2018 Dublin, Ireland; 2nd International conference on Social Sciences & Interdisciplinary studies June 18-19, 2018 Rome, Italy; 7th International Conference on Medical and Nursing Education October 29-30, 2018 Brussels, Belgium; 4th World Congress on Public Health, Epidemiology & Nutrition May 24-25, 2018 Osaka, Japan.
Track 16 – Palliative care for psychiatry
Psychology is the branch of behaviour and mind, involving all features of conscious and unconscious knowledge. Many patients obtaining palliative care suffer from anxiety, depression, hysteria, delirium, or other emotional disorders. Subsequently, the collusion between the fields of psychiatry and palliative care has grown significantly in last few decades. The collective treatment of psychiatric medication and psychotherapy has converted into the most regular mode of psychiatric treatment in existing custom.
25th International Conference on Psychiatric Disorders and Psychosomatic Medicine July 20-21, 2018 Sydney, Australia; 4th International Conference on Mental Health & Human Resilience April 26-27, 2018 Rome, Italy; 4th International Conference on Anxiety and Stress Management May 10-11, 2018 Frankfurt, Germany; 27th Euro Congress on Psychiatrists and psychologists July 05-06, 2018 Vienna Austria; 29th World summit on Positive Psychology, Mindfulness and psychotherapy May 21-22, 2018 New York, USA; 28th World Congress on Psychiatry and Psychological Syndromes May 21-22, 2018 New York, USA.
Track 17 – Palliative Care for Neurological disorders
Patients with major neurological diseases at the end of life have need of the skilled and caring assistance. These patients’ needs are different from normal sick patients. The people who are providing palliative care need to carefully understand and treat neurological symptoms such as depression, pain, anxiety, fatigue, urinary urgency, sleep, constipation, and sexual dysfunction. Numerous studies have shown that non-motor symptoms over time are among the most function-limiting for patients, and affect caregiver stress and overall quality of life beyond motor symptoms.
10th world congress on Advances and Innovations in Dementia September 17-18, 2018 Singapore city, Singapore; 4th world congress on Parkinson’s disease and Huntington disease August 29-30, 2018 Zurich, Switzerland; 25th world congress on Neurology and Neuro disorders July 16-17, 2018 Melbourne, Australia; 4th World Congress on Public Health, Epidemiology & Nutrition May 24-25, 2018 Osaka, Japan; 4th international conference Depression, Anxiety, Stress management May 10-11, 2018, Frankfurt, Germany; 29th World summit on Positive Psychology, Mindfulness and psychotherapy May 21-22, 2018 New York, USA; 28th World Congress on Psychiatry and Psychological Syndromes May 21-22, 2018 New York, USA.
Track 18 – Palliative care for Genetic disorders
Genetic disorders may also be complex, or polygenic, multifactorial, triggered by one or more gene abnormalities. Technological advances have extended life for numerous people with genetic diseases. The end-of-life program has origins in the hospice movement with people suffering from genetic disarrays. A nurse assists the sick patient to make the most of living.
Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018 July 22-26, 2018 Chicago, United States; The Gerontological society of America Annual Meeting 2018, Nov 14-18, 2018, Boston, USA; American Geriatrics Society May 3-5 2018, Orlando, USA; 29th World summit on Positive Psychology, Mindfulness and psychotherapy May 21-22, 2018 New York, USA; 28th World Congress on Psychiatry and Psychological Syndromes May 21-22, 2018 New York, USA; 10th international Conference on Genomics and Molecular biology May 21-23, 2018 Barcelona, UK; 6th International Conference on Integrative Biology May 21-23, 2018.
Current Research and Importance
Visa- Trip Advisor
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Palliative Care Research: Market Analysis 2018
Introduction & Scope
Palliative Care 2018 welcomes attendees, presenters, exhibitors, from all over the world and provides a perfect platform for the participants in upcoming interactive 2 day event. We proudly invite you to 4th International Conference on Palliative Care and Hospice Nursing 2018 ( Palliative Care-2018) with the Theme of “Heartfelt Patient Care from the Spirit of innovation” brings together renowned experts from the international scientific community to provide a premier inter-multi-trans-disciplinary to exchange their latest consequences and outcomes related to hospice and palliative care, palliative care in special situations, family hospice and palliative care, palliative care challenges, hospice compasses, palliative care services and research in palliative care and palliative medicine.
Scope and importance:
Palliative Care is expertized medical care for patients with serious illness. Palliative Care is treatment for treating ache or queasiness of chemotherapy. This type of care is aimed on providing comfort from the symptoms and stress of serious illness. It provides relief from stressful symptoms like pain, fatigue, shortness of breath, nausea, Constipation, loss of appetite, sleeping disorders, and many others. An estimation of 12% of patients that are suffering from acute pain and illness in hospitals, who are suitable for palliative care treatment, but only 30% from them opted to palliative care services. Palliative Care integrates seven major skills: communication, Decision making, management, symptom control, spiritual and psychological care, care of dying, and co-ordination or continuity of care. The main aim of Palliative Care is the relief from symptoms and improving the Quality of Life.
Why in Boston?
Boston is the capital and most populous city in New England of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States situated in Suffolk country with humid continental and humid subtropical climate. Boston is one of the ancient cities in the United States, founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the land of several historic events of the American Revolution, like the Boston Massacre, the Boston Tea Party, the Battle of Bunker Hill, and the Siege of Boston. Boston is an important port and manufacturing hub as well as a centre for education and culture and also called as the "Athens of America" for its literary culture, earning a reputation as "the intellectual capital of the United States." in the nineteenth century.
Market Analysis Report for Palliative Care – 2018 –
Geographically, the hospice & palliative care centres market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Rest of the World. Hospice and palliative care centres are now recognized as a medical subspecialty by the American Board of Medical Specialties, as well as in Australia, Canada, England, New Zealand, and Ireland. Many European countries are also in the process of developing certification for palliative care.
Most private health insurance companies include hospice care as a benefit. Some hospices are able to provide services without charge if a patient has limited or no financial resources. Hospice care expenses in U.S. are mostly paid by the Medicare and Medicaid services and the Department of Veteran Affairs.
Bar Representation of Revenue on Palliative Care in various sectors.
Key Players for hospice & palliative care centres:
Most of the private insurance plans, health maintenance organizations (HMOs) and other managed care organizations also provide the expenses for hospice care in their plans and policies which further propel the demand for hospice and palliative care. Such hospice and palliative centres are also being established in emerging nations such as India, Brazil, Indonesia, and China where there are affordability issues, and inadequate healthcare accessibility. The hospice and palliative services market is therefore establishing in these markets and will be in great demand with increasing awareness.
Graphical Representation of Hospice services in different areas in USA:
Type of Hospices & Palliative care services: Institutional care, nursing care, physician services, trained volunteer support, social services, spiritual support and counselling, home health aides, physical, and occupational, speech therapies, inpatient care, respite care, bereavement support and adult day care services. Based on the location, the hospice and palliative care centres market is analysed for patient’s residence, hospice inpatient facility and acute care hospital. Due to an aging U.S. population, and sustained federal reimbursement, the growth of hospice and palliative care sector is increasing rapidly. Companies are also following marketing strategies for converting their companies into profit making organizations.
Representation of Palliative Care in various fields:
The steady growth of palliative care has been primarily in response to the increasing number and needs of Americans living with serious and chronic illness. With this increasing growth of market the dissemination of knowledge could occur only through international meetings and conferences. 4th International Conference on Palliative care and Hospice nursing during August 27-28, 2018 at Boston, USA would address the recent advancements happening in this field with a series of key Note, Plenary sessions, Workshops, Symposiums and discussions represented by renowned speakers from more than 40 nations.
Past Conference Report
Palliative Care 2017
Palliative Care-2017 marked with the attendance of Organizing Committee Members, Palliative Care experts, Physicians, Surgeons, Nurses, Physical therapists, Occupational therapists, Academic researchers, Business delegates and Talented student communities representing more than 20 countries, who made this conference fruitful and productive.
This Global Palliative Care Congress was based on the theme “Addressing the needs of patients with incurable diseases through “best care” practices” which has covered the below scientific sessions:
- Palliative Care and Hospice
- Palliative Care and Symptom Management
- Palliative Care and Geriatrics
- Palliative Care and Nursing
- Palliative Care and End of Life Care
- Palliative Care and Emergency Medicine
- Palliative Care and Oncology
The conference was moderated by Dr Christine Kennedy, Philadelphia University, USA and Dr Joanne Reid, Queen’s University Belfast, Ireland. The support was extended by the honourable guests Dr Richard Wolfe, Rainbow Hospice and Palliative Care, USA, Dr M Sara Rosenthal, University of Kentucky, USA and below keynote lectures:
Truthful prognostication: How to talk to patients about devastating diagnoses and end of life: Dr M Sara Rosenthal, University of Kentucky, USA
Evaluation of the effectiveness of music therapy in improving the quality of life of palliative care patients: A randomised controlled pilot and feasibility study: Joanne Reid, Queen’s University Belfast, Ireland
Progesterone receptor modulation provide a safe convenient method for palliation of advanced cancers of all types: Jerome H Check, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, USA
The intersectionality of trauma and grief: The gifts of EMDR: Dr Christine Kennedy, Philadelphia University, USA
Conferenceseries LLC acknowledge the support of below Chairs and Co-chairs for whom we were able to run smoothly the scientific sessions includes: Dr M Sara Rosenthal, University of Kentucky, USA; Joanne Reid, Queen’s University Belfast, Ireland; Jerome H Check, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, USA; Christine Kennedy, Philadelphia University, USA .
Conferenceseries LLC has taken the privilege of felicitating Palliative Care-2017 Organizing Committee Members and Keynote Speakers who supported for the success of this event.
Last but not the least Conferenceseries LLC wishes to acknowledge with its deep sincere gratitude all the supporters from the Editorial Board Members of our Open Access Journals, Keynote speakers, Honourable guests, Valuable speakers, students, delegates and special thanks to the Media partners for their promotion to make this event a huge success.
With the enormous feedback from the participants and supporters of 3rd International Conference on Palliative Care and Hospice Nursing, Conferenceseries LLC is glad to announce its 4th International Conference on Palliative Care and Hospice Nursing from August 27- 28, Boston, USA.
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