B Institute of Medicine Committee on Care at the End of Life Public Meetings

PUBLIC HEARING

National Academy of Sciences

Washington, D.C.

APRIL 29, 1996

Agenda

9:00–9:05

WELCOME

 

Dr. Christine Cassel

9:05–9:50

PANEL 1

American Academy of Pediatrics

Allen Fleischman, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Senior Vice President

New York Academy of Medicine

Alzheimer's Association

Ladislov Volicer, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Pharmacology and Psychiatry, Assistant Professor of Medicine

Boston University School of Medicine

American Cancer Society

Mary Simmonds, M.D.

Chair, ACS Advisory Group on Cancer Pain Relief

Agency for HIV/AIDS

Melvin Wilson

Agency Administrator



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--> B Institute of Medicine Committee on Care at the End of Life Public Meetings PUBLIC HEARING National Academy of Sciences Washington, D.C. APRIL 29, 1996 Agenda 9:00–9:05 WELCOME   Dr. Christine Cassel 9:05–9:50 PANEL 1 American Academy of Pediatrics Allen Fleischman, M.D., F.A.A.P. Senior Vice President New York Academy of Medicine Alzheimer's Association Ladislov Volicer, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Pharmacology and Psychiatry, Assistant Professor of Medicine Boston University School of Medicine American Cancer Society Mary Simmonds, M.D. Chair, ACS Advisory Group on Cancer Pain Relief Agency for HIV/AIDS Melvin Wilson Agency Administrator

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--> 9:50–10:30 PANEL 2 American Alliance of Cancer Pain Initiatives Kim Calder MPS Board of Directors New York State Cancer and AIDS Pain Initiative American Geriatrics Society Joseph Fins, M.D. Vice Chair, Ethics Committee Gerontological Society of America Marshall Kapp, J.D., M.P.H. Director, Office of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology Wright State University School of Medicine 10:45–11:45 PANEL 3 American Board of Internal Medicine Linda Blank Vice President for Clinical Competence and Communications American Medical Association Thomas Reardon, M.D. Vice Chair, Board of Trustees American Academy of Family Physicians Bruce Bagley, M.D. Member, Board of Directors American Nurses Association Colleen Scanlon, R.N., J.D. Director for Ethics and Human Rights Academy of Hospice Physicians Ira R. Byock, M.D. President-Elect

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--> 1:00–1:45 PANEL 4 American Academy of Neurology Kenneth M. Viste, Jr., M.D. President National Association of Black Social Workers Iris Carlton-LaNey, Ph.D. Associate Professor University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Social Work American Pain Society Mitchell B. Max, M.D. Pain Research Clinic National Institute of Dental Research/National Institutes of Health 1:45–2:30 PANEL 5 American Hospital Association Jonathan T. Lord, M.D. Senior Advisor for Clinical Affairs National Hospice Organization John J. Mahoney President American Association of Health Plans Michael Felder, D.O., M.A. Chair, Ethics Committee, Community Health Plan American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging Stephen Proctor Chair-Elect 2:30–3:15 PANEL 6 VITAS Healthcare Corporation of Florida Richard B. Fife, M.D. Vice President for Bioethics and Pastoral Care Melanie Merriman,. M.D. Director of Outcome Management and Research

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--> Hospice of the Blue Grass Gretchen Brown, M.S.W. President and CEO Washington Home and Hospice Elizabeth Cobbs, M.D., F.A.C.P. Medical Director 3:15–4:00 PANEL 7 Association of Academic Health Centers Roger J. Bulger, M.D. President American Bar Association Commission on Legal Problems of the Elderly Charles Sabatino, J.D. Assistant Director Additional Groups Submitting Written Testimony* American Association of Retired Persons American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine American Hospice Foundation American Medical Directors Association Choice in Dying Death with Dignity The Hospice Nurses Association International Institute for the Study of Death The Islamic Medical Association Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center *   100 Groups were invited to submit statements.

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--> PUBLIC MEETING Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center National Academy of Sciences Irvine, California November 23, 1996 Agenda 9:00 WELCOME Dr. Christine Cassel 9:15–10:45 Supportive Care of the Dying: A Coalition for Compassionate Care Alicia Super, R.N., B.S.N., O.C.N. Project Coordinator Kaiser Permanente of Southern California Richard Della Penna, M.D. Regional Elder Care Coordinator 10:45–Noon Marin (California) Home Care Patricia Murphy, R.N., M.A. Director Hospital Home Health Care Agency of California Claire Tehan, M.A. Vice President Visiting Nurse Associates and Hospice of Northern California Brad Stuart, M.D. Medical Director California Department of Justice William Marcus, J.D. Deputy Attorney General Liaison Counsel, California Board of Pharmacy

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--> City of Hope National Medical Center Betty Ferrell, Ph.D., F.A.A.N. Associate Research Scientist HealthCare Partners Medical Group Lynne Emma, R.N., M.P.H. Vice President, Population and Disease Management 2:30–5:00 Washington State Senate Health and Long-Term Care Committee Donald Sloma Senior Analyst and Staff Coordinator Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health Sciences University Susan Tolle, M.D., F.A.C.P. Director UCLA School of Medicine Neil Wenger, M.D. Chair, UCLA Medical Center Ethics Committee Center for Biomedical Ethics, University of Minnesota Steven Miles, M.D. Associate Professor General discussion 5:00 ADJOURN