MGH Palliative Care and Geriatric Medicine Grand Rounds
2019- 2020

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Date Presenter Video LINK
"This is not a life I cherish" Caring for Patients with Advanced Kidney Diesease
Samantha Gelfrand, MD

Brand New World: Adapting Addiction Medicine to Palliative Care Amidst an "Opiod overdose crisis"
Janet Ho, MD MPH

The Intersection of Geriatric Oncology and Palliative Care
Ryan Nipp, MD, MPH

Home Palliative Care
Dana Lustbader, MD

Who's (Sex) Life Is It Anyway? Ethics of Consent in PACE Supportive Housing
Adam Burrows, M.D.; Ilona Koptis, MD, MPH

Is There a Role for Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies in Palliative Care
Craig D. Blinderman, M.D.

The Soul of Care:
A Response to the Crisis in Professional and Family Caregiving
Arthur Kleinman, M.D.

Buprenorphine: Clinical Pearls for Safe & Effective Use
Amanda Engle, PharmD, BCPS

Fostering Shared Decision-Making in Frail Older Adults Facing Surgical Emergencies
Sarah Rossmassler, ANP-BC, DNP, ACHPN

What's So Hard About Dying?
Tom Finucane

Sequential Selves and How to Live With Them
Prof Rob George, MA MD FRCP FRCGP Hon

A Physician's Road To Recovery
Adam B. Hill, MD

Getting to the Heart of Improving Clinician-Patient Communication in Advanced Cardiac Disease
Nathan Goldstein, MD

Understanding and Addressing the Palliative and End-of-Life Needs of American Indians in South Dakota
Mary J. Isaacson, PhD, RN, CHPN

Cardiac Palliative Medicine
Todd A. Barrett, MD, MBA

Becoming an Age-Friendly Health System
Amy Berman, RN, LHD, FAAN

End-of-Life Care for Patients with End-Stage Liver Disease
Nneka Ufere, MD

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