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  • Overview of Pain in Children & Youth | Pain #4.1

    Learning Objectives At the end of this session, participants will be able to: Describe the context of chronic pain in children Describe the prevalence of chronic pain in children, and common pediatric…
  • Menstrual suppression in children with medical complexity | CC #3.8

    Learning Objectives: To discuss when it is appropriate to consider menstrual suppression in medically complex individuals To review menstrual suppressive options and their contraindications Dr. Sari Kives, MD at the Hospital for…
  • Pain at end-of-life | PC #3.9

    Learning Objectives: Define pain and its subtypes​ Explain an approach to evaluating pain in children​ Describe treatment modalities for pain at end of life​ Highlight key aspects of pain management counselling​ Katie…
  • Talking to children about death | PC #3.8

    “For adults grief is like wading through this enormous river whereas for children it's puddle jumping, but when they're in that puddle it's no different to the river.”​ - Julie Stokes, Winston’s Wish Learning Objectives: To explore perspectives and experiences…
  • Palliative Care Emergencies | PC #3.7

    Learning Objectives: Identify what is considered an emergency in paediatric palliative care How to mitigate emergencies in paediatric palliative care Dr. Gregorio Zuniga, MD, at Hamilton Health Sciences - McMaster Children's Hospital…
  • Scoliosis in children with medical complexity | CC #3.7

    Learning Objectives: Know when to refer a medically complex patient with scoliosis to a surgeon​ Understand the goals of scoliosis surgery in patients with medical complexity​ Help to minimize risks of scoliosis…