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College of Nursing 8th Annual End of Life and Palliative Care Conference

Thursday, June 6, 2013 - 6:00pm - Friday, June 7, 2013 - 4:00pm
Off-Campus

Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel
1 Miss America Way
Atlantic City, New Jersey

Speakers: 
ROSEANNE SCOTTI JD- "Update on Medical Marijuana"
MARGARET M HEITKEMPER PhD RN FAAN - IOM Report: RelievingPain In America
DEBORAH GRASSMAN MS RN NP "Wounded Warriors"
NESSA COYLE NP PhD "The Nature of Suffering"
MRS JULIA QUINLAN - HONORED GUEST
Admission:
$195 Full conference / $225 Presenter discount
For more info:
Dr Gayle A Pearson
973-35-5895
180 University Avenue Room 202 Newark New Jersey

Come join us at the Eighth Annual Conference of the New Jersey End-Of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (NJ-ELNEC). Hear about innovations in caring for clients who are at the end of life based on evolving societal trends. Share your clinical expertise with other healthcare providers. Network with colleagues who share your interests and intermingle with experts in the field of end-of-life and palliative care. Gain insights into important issues and learn some ways that you as caregiver can take care of yourself.

GOAL: The goal of this conference is to inform interdisciplinary team members as to the latest information on end of life and palliative care.

TARGET AUDIENCE: This conference is designed for nurses, physicians, social workers, pharmacists and clergy who are involved in working with clients who are terminally ill and their families and /or have need of palliative care.