Symposium Schedule

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(Times listed in EST)

 

Friday, November 20

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Leadership & Advocacy in the Era of COVID

Speakers: David A. Nace, MD, MPH, CMD
                 Dallas Nelson, MD, FACP, CMD

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Addressing Racial Inequality & Health Care Disparities – Leading the Transformation

Speakers:  Diane Sanders-Cepeda, DO, CMD
                  Fatima Naqvi, MD, CMD
                  Brette Svensson, DNP, MSN, AGPCNP-BC

1:45 PM – 2:15 PM

Roundtable Discussions

Small virtual discussions addressing the emerging topics presented at the symposium.

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Ethical Challenge of Balancing the Individual’s Health vs. the Community’s Need

Speakers: Abhilash Desai, MD
                 Tim Holahan, DO, CMD
                 Nancy Overstreet, DNP, GNP-BC

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Advance Care Planning in the Age of COVID

Speakers:  Swati Gaur, MD, MBA, CMD
                  Naushira Pandya, MD, FACP, CMD

4:45 PM – 5:15 PM

Roundtable Discussions

Small virtual discussions addressing the emerging topics presented at the symposium.

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Beyond the Walls of the SNF – Leadership & Ethical Considerations Across the PALTC Continuum

Speakers: Paul Katz, MD, CMD
                 Sheryl Zimmerman, PhD
                 Daniel Haimowitz, MD, FACP, CMD
 
 

Saturday, November 21

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Leadership on Every Front – Operationalizing the Response

Speakers:  Alyssa Thrush, PT, DPT
                  Carolyn Blackman, MD
                  Melissa Gosch, RN, BSN

 

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Truth Telling, Equity & Professionalism: Lessons in Ethics and Leadership from the COVID Frontlines

Speakers:  Jim Wright, MD, PhD, CMD
                  Bob Zorowitz, MD, MBA, CMD
                  Christian Bergman, MD, CMD

1:45 PM – 2:15 PM

Roundtable Discussions

Small virtual discussions addressing the emerging topics presented at the symposium.

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Telehealth Emergence in PALTC: COVID & Beyond

Speakers: Suzanne Gillespie, MD, RD, CMD
                 Steve Handler, MD, PhD, CMD
                 Andrea Moser, MD, MS, CMD

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Future of PALTC – Where Do We Go from Here? An Interdisciplinary Discussion

Speakers:  Alice Bonner, PhD, RN, GNP
                  Milta Oyola Little, DO, CMD
                  Karl Steinberg, MD, HMDC, CMD

 

Sessions and speakers are subject to change.