Pain in Older Adults and the End-of-Life

Mark your calendars for "Pain in Older Adults and the End-of-Life: Opening Pandora's Box," the first seminar in the Medication Safety Seminar Series hosted by the Peter Lamy Center on Drug Therapy and Aging and the Palliative Care Collaborative at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy.

Date January 11, 2018
Time 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
20 N. Pine Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

About the Event:

Health care professionals who participate in this seminar are eligible to receive 3.5 hours of CE credit for their attendance. At the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Delineate methods of identifying and monitoring pain in older adults and patients near the end-of-life.
  • Determine strategies for developing appropriate pain management goals in older and end-of-life adults.
  • Diminish the risk of creating a medication misadventure while mitigating pain pharmacologically.
  • Propose non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic avenues for optimizing pain management in these populations.

For More Information:

More information about this event, including registration, an agenda, and parking and directions, is available on this website.

ACPE The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Successful completion of this activity requires participants' signature on a signature sheet, participation in the entire activity, and completion of an online activity evaluation survey. Statements of credit will be posted to participants' CPE Monitor profile within three weeks of successful completion of this activity.