Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium- Oct 9-10

Attending Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium?

If you will be attending the upcoming  Symposium, please take time to visit the presentations and posters from PCRC members, see the listing below for times and topics.  Did we miss your presentation or poster?  Please send any upcoming meetings or presentations for inclusion on the PCRC website and future newsletters to [email protected].

Oct 9th 7:45-10 AM – Identifying Which Patients in the Intensive Care Unit Require a Palliative Care Consult.
Margaret Campbell, PhD, RN, FPCN
Oct 10th – 10-11:55 AM – Oral Abstract 224: Depression and anxiety among family caregivers of patients with advanced cancer.
First Author: Ryan Nipp

POSTER SESSION A
Friday, October 9, 2015: 12:20 PM–1:20 PM and 5:00 PM–6:15 PM

Quality of life and mood in patients with advanced cancer: Associations with prognostic understanding and coping style. (Abstract 76)
First Author: Ryan Nipp
Financial burden among survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the childhood cancer survivor study. (Abstract 233)
First Author: Ryan Nipp

POSTER SESSION B
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 7:00 AM–7:45 AM and 11:55 AM–1:15 PM

Depression and anxiety among family caregivers of patients with advanced cancer. (Abstract 224)
First Author: Ryan Nipp
Palliative care and hospice use among melanoma patients treated with immunotherapy. (Abstract 116)
First Author: Ryan Nipp
Interdisciplinary palliative care for patients with lung cancer. (Abstract 130)
First Author: Betty Ferrell
Palliative care consultation for patients enrolled in cancer clinical trials. (Abstract 139)
First Author: Ryan Nipp
Measuring implementation of early, concurrent palliative care in community settings. (Abstract 145)
First Author: Marie Bakitas
Hospitalizations and emergency department use in cancer clinical trial patients. (Abstract 160)
First Author: Ryan Nipp
Palliative care research skill development needs: Lessons from the Palliative Care Research Cooperative Group (PCRC). (Abstract 174)
First Author: Christine Ritchie
Fatigue in long-term non-Hodgkin lymphoma survivors. (Abstract 239)
First Author: Kathryn Hudson
Symptom burden and palliative care for patients with multiple myeloma: Cancer Experience Registry findings. (Abstract 81)
First Author: Joanne Buzaglo