“Nutrition at the End of Life” CEU Seminar

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Date/Time
Date(s) - November 12, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location
Brooke Grove Rehabilitation and Nursing Center

Contact Info:
301-637-1858 [email protected]

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Food plays an important role in our society. During this one-hour session, address family members’ common concerns that their loved one is “starving” or “wasting away.” Explore the psycho-social aspects of eating and not eating, and join Dr. Geoff Coleman, medical director of Montgomery Hospice, as he discusses how professionals can help patients and families as they experience changes in nutrition at the end of life. Discuss the nutritional challenges in the gravely ill as well as the role of artificial nutrition at the end of life. 1 CEU for social workers.

Presented by the Montgomery Hospice Center for Learning and hosted by Brooke Grove Rehabilitation and Nursing Center at Brooke Grove Retirement Village. To register, http://mhnovember.eventbrite.com. For more information, contact Mindi Lin at [email protected] or 301-637-1858.