Best of ASPEN18 Webinar Series - Are they Going to Starve? And Other Ethical Dilemmas Related to Nutrition at the End of Life

March 13, 2018,  1:00 PM - 2:30 PM 

Event Type: Webinars

ASPEN is pleased to present a four-part webinar series featuring the best of ASPEN 2018 Nutrition Science & Practice Conference (ASPEN18). Beginning on March 6, 2018, four top sessions from the conference will be rebroadcasted. At the end of each rebroadcast, a member of the faculty panel will join live for a question and answer period to enhance your learning of the subject matter. This is a perfect way for you to catch up on the latest in nutrition science and research. 

Are they Going to Starve? And Other Ethical Dilemmas Related to Nutrition at the End of Life  

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Apply ethical principles to the management of challenging nutrition support cases
  • List the indications and contraindications for enteral and parenteral nutrition in specific disease states
  • Utilize effective communication strategies to properly navigate nutrition support focused ethical discussions 

FACULTY & TOPICS
History and Legal Cases of Artificial Nutrition at the End of Life
Stephanie Dobak, MS, RD, LDN, CNSC, Clinical Dietitian, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Physiological Changes at the End of Life
John Liantonio, MD, Director, Inpatient Palliative Care Service; Director, Hospice and Palliative Care Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Effective Communication Strategies in Conversations Surrounding Nutrition
Beth Wagner, MSN, CRNP, ACHPN, Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

MODERATOR
Beth Wagner, MSN, CRNP, ACHPN

Rebroadcast Discussants:
Stephanie Dobak, MS, RD, LDN, CNSC
John Liantonio, MD
Beth Wagner, MSN, CRNP, ACHPN

UAN: JA0002345-0000-18-059-L04-P
Learning Level: Intermediate
CE Credit: 1.5 hours

REGISTER FOR THE BEST OF ASPEN18 SERIES 

Registration is for the entire series and CE credit is available. 

The complete series includes:

  1. Bacteria Bones and Stones: Managing Challenging Complications of SBS
    Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET 
  2. Enhancing Recovery After Surgery: Advancing Nutrition Care
    Thursday, March 8, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET
  3. Are they Going to Starve? And Other Ethical Dilemmas Related to Nutrition at the End of Life
    Tuesday, March 13, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET
  4. Nutrition Support Nightmares
    Thursday, March 15, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET
 

Register Now!