• 10.5 Complementary Therapies with Dr. Alessandra Colfi

    Next week, we have a lecture by Dr. Alessandra Colfi entitled “Complementary Modalities to Ease Patients’ Experience and Create Meaning in Palliative Care.” Dr. Colfi holds a BA/MA in Linguistics, a Master’s in Fine Art, and a Doctorate degree in Expressive Arts Therapy. She is a Registered Yoga Teacher RYT-200, Certified in Yoga for Cancer Recovery […]

  • 9.15 Shirley Codada

    What a fascinating lecture by Dr. Codada about Non-Pain Symptom Management on Thursday, September 15th at 12:00 EST! Click her picture above to watch a recording of the lecture.

  • Disparities in Palliative Medicine

    On Wednesday, September 7th from 12:00-1:00PM we’ll have a lecture on Disparities in Palliative Medicine with the one and only Dr. Sonia Malhotra. Dr. Malhotra is an Adult and Pediatric Palliative Medicine Physician at University Medical Center New Orleans/Tulane School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA.  She is Director of the program and an Associate […]

  • 8.18 Denise Sese – Palliative Care for Pulmonary Diseases

    Thursday, 8/18 at 12:00 EST! Don’t miss a lecture from Dr. Denise Sese, Pulmonary and Critical Care trained physician from the Medical University of South Carolina with an academic focus on Pulmonary Hypertension and Palliative Care in Advanced Lung Disease. Click on her picture to enter the lecture.

  • An Interdisciplinary Approach to Pediatric Palliative Care

    Our Virtual Didactics series continues with another pediatrics-focused lectures. This time, we will take an interdisciplinary approach not only to the care of these patients, but to the presentation itself! I’m excited to be joined by the interdisciplinary team from Texas Children’s Hospital and hope to continue the trend of approaching complex illness together. Click […]

  • Pediatric Palliative Care with Heather Valente

    What an excellent lecture to kick off the academic year and introduce the #hpmclassof23 to the virtual didactics. Click the picture of Heather above to watch! Heather Valente is a PA-C with the Pediatric Hospice and Palliative Care department, known as the Supportive Care team, at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. In 2019 she completed […]

  • Annual Program Evaluation

    There is no formal didactic or CME this week, but please join us on Thursday, 6.16.22, for the HAPC Virtual Didactics Annual Program Evaluation meeting. I want to address a couple questions about the virtual didactics: Is the variety of educational content meeting your needs? What topics should we aim to present next year? Are […]

  • 6.3 Dr. Raj, founder of Pallium India

    I’m thrilled and honored to have hosted a special Friday edition of the series with Dr. Rajagopal, the director of Trivandrum Institute of Palliative Science, the WHO Collaborating Center at Trivandrum, and the founder-chairman of “Pallium India”. He has advocated for the relief of suffering for the duration of his career. The international organization “Human […]

  • 6.1.22 Dr. Daniel Shalev

    Dr. Shalev gave a lecture called “Depression and Antidepressants in Palliative Care.” Click on his picture to watch!

  • 5.19.22 – Dr. Delia Chiaramonte

    Excited to hear Dr. Delia Chiaramonte talk about evidence-based integrative pain management. Dr. Chiaramonte is the Division Chief of Integrative and Palliative Medicine at Greater Baltimore Medical Center/Gilchrist. She is Board certified in palliative medicine and family medicine and is certified by the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine. She has written several textbook chapters […]