After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

  1. Define basic principles of pediatric palliative care.
  2. Describe how pediatric palliative care can be applied to care of pediatric age group with life-limiting illness.
  3. Recognize diagnoses and medical conditions amenable to pediatric palliative care.
  4. Recognize the difference between palliative care and hospice.
  5. Recognize when to refer to subspecialty palliative care of hospice services.


Mustafa Caylan, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate


Commercial Relationships: None

Session date: 
09/11/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am EDT
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Chestnut 1 A & B
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Risk Management

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