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  • Importance of Respite | PC #3.11

    Learning Objectives: Importance of respite Respite in hospice Community respite Respite in Paediatric palliative care What is the importance of Respite? Ideal respite care Kat Brooks, RNH at the Roger Neilson House…
  • Refractory Epilepsy | CC #3.10

    Learning Objectives: Define epilepsy Identify a child with drug resistant epilepsy Understand the approach to treatment of drug resistant epilepsy Dr. Elizabeth Donner, MD at the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) Dr.…
  • Everyday Ethics | Complex Care & Palliative Care

    Learning Objectives: Recognize the concepts of “everyday ethics” Identify clinical examples of “everyday ethics” in practice Dr. Catherine Diskin, MD at the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) Dr. Catherine Diskin is due to…
  • 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…