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2018 Distinguished Lecture Series

How Palliative Care is Helping to Provide Better CareDr Gary Johanson

Presenter: Gary Johanson, MD

Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018  6 – 7:30 pm

Location: Sonoma West Medical Center Conference Room

Palliative Care has come of age as a key part of comprehensive care for patients and their families with serious illness. Learn about the key elements of palliative care including its focus on quality of life and relief of suffering and how it helps patients to prepare for difficult health decisions in their future. Included will be discussion of how palliative care and hospice are related but different. Requested Donation: $10

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