Navigation Links
Julia Quinlan to present awards at a conference hosted by Rutgers College of Nursing
Date:3/18/2008

(NEWARK, N.J., March 18, 2008) Julia Duane Quinlan, mother of Karen Ann Quinlan, whose legal battle to remove her daughter from a respirator changed the use of life-support for the dying, will present the second annual Joe and Julia Quinlan Award to Dr. John Gregory from Overlook Hospital, Summit, N.J., and posthumously to Rev. Charles J. Hudson and Margaret J. Coloney from the Center for Hope Hospice, Scotch Plains, N.J., during the third annual New Jersey-End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium on March 27.

The conference, hosted by the College of Nursing Center for Professional Development at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, will be held at the Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J., March 27-28.

The Joe and Julia Quinlan Award is given to a New Jersey layperson, professional or volunteer who has made a significant difference in the provision of palliative care, hospice care or end of life care.

This interdisciplinary conference is intended for health care professionals to learn about best practices in end-of-life and palliative care. NJ-ELNEC will feature such speakers as Dr. R. Sean Morrison, director of the National Palliative Care Research Center; Rev. Kathleen Rusnak, former director of Spiritual Care at The Connecticut Hospice; William P. Isele, former New Jersey ombudsman for the Institutionalized Elderly; Regina S. Cunningham, chief nursing officer at Cancer Institute of New Jersey and assistant professor in the Research Division, Department of Family Medicine at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School; Dr. Richard Payne, a leading expert in pain relief, care for those near death, oncology and neurology; and Jay Tashiro, chief executive officer and founder of Wolfsong Informatics.

To register or for more information, call the College of Nursing Center for Professional Development at (973) 353-5895 or register online at http://nursing.rutgers.edu/cpd.


'/>"/>

Contact: Miguel Tersy
mtersy@rutgers.edu
973-353-5293
Rutgers University
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. Transition Therapeutics to Present at Cowen & Company 28th Annual Healthcare Conference
2. Covance to Present at Lehman Brothers 11th Annual Global Healthcare Conference
3. Hologic to Present at Lehman Brothers Healthcare Conference
4. Bristol-Myers Squibb to Present at Healthcare Conferences
5. Exponent to Present at Sidoti and B. Riley Conferences
6. NBTY to Web Cast Presentation at Citigroup Small and Mid-Cap Conference
7. West Pharmaceutical Services to Present at the Lehman Brothers Eleventh Annual Global Healthcare Conference
8. Exelixis Announces March 19 Webcast of Presentation at the Lehman Brothers Annual Global Healthcare Conference
9. Edwards Lifesciences to Present at the Citi 5th Annual Small and Mid-Cap Conference
10. MannKind to Present at the Cowen and Company Healthcare Conference
11. Brookdale to Present at Lehman Global Healthcare Conference on March 19
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... Lake Park Dental is now accepting new patients ... in Lutz, FL. With the help of this highly-effective, yet convenient system, patients can ... more discretion and less pain. , Drs. Sarah Jockin, Nicole Morganti, Sara Spear ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... As pharmaceutical ... partners to help with process innovation in drug formulation and manufacturing. CoreRx ... with state-of-the-art analytical equipment in support of their development and manufacturing goals. ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... ... Back Pain Centers of America (BPC), which connects people searching for ... announces the launch of a new and proprietary customer relationship management (CRM) system named ... to help them with back or neck pain and helps to match them with ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... NJ (PRWEB) , ... April 25, 2017 , ... Saad B. Chaudhary, MD is committed ... treatment of acute or chronic problems, I focus on preventative care with all my patients ... you have any questions, always feel free to contact my office and my trained staff ...
(Date:4/25/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... Emergency Physician and Distinguished Professor of Emergency ... Series, Outliers in Writing, set to publish in summer 2017. , Dr. Bobrow, ... University of Arizona College of Medicine. He also serves as Medical Director for the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/19/2017)... 2017 Cardiology devices segment is anticipated to reach ... The Cardiology Devices segment is likely to create absolute $ ... 2018 over 2017. By the end of 2027, Cardiology Devices ... US$ 700 Mn, expanding at a CAGR of 18.4% over ... Asia Pacific reprocessed medical devices market in ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... , Tenn. and DALLAS , April ... EndoStim, Inc., announced that the first patients in ... the EndoStim device in the Lower Esophageal Sphincter Stimulation ... a minimally-invasive implantable device designed to provide long-term reflux ... neurostimulation. GERD affects nearly 65 million people ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017  Novartis today announced ... National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of ... 58% of patients with treatment-naïve severe aplastic anemia ... treated with eltrombopag at the initiation of and ... study evaluated three sequential treatment groups, or cohorts. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: