Symptom Management (nausea, vomiting, dyspnea) | PC #3.2

Learning Objectives:

  • To develop an approach to dyspnea, nausea and vomiting in pediatric palliative care
  • To understand non-pharmacologic strategies for management of dyspnea, nausea and vomiting
  • To understand principles of pharmacological management of dyspnea, nausea and vomiting

Stephanie van Zanten, MD, FRCPC, the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)

Dr. Stephanie Veldhuijzen van Zanten is a Maritimer who completed medical school in her hometown of Halifax at Dalhousie Medical School in 2012. She then traveled to Ottawa to complete her Pediatrics residency training from 2012-2016. Following this she completed a one year fellowship registered with the University of Ottawa in Pediatric Palliative Care and Pain and Symptom Management. She has settled in Ottawa and is working in Pediatric Palliative Care at CHEO and Roger Neilson House and as a general pediatrician

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