What’s Happening

PPCC hosts and provides information about a number of events that will allow professionals, familes and friends to learn and interact with others in similar situations.

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Calendar of Events

2018 Pediatric Webinar Series

The 2018 Pediatric Webinar Series is presented by the Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition (PPCC) in collaboration with the Coalition for Compassionate Care of California and the Greater Illinois Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition (GIPPCC).

January 23Addressing the Spiritual Needs of Children – with Elisha Waldman, MD.

February 20 Decision Making in Pediatric Palliative Care – with Dr. Scott Maurer, MD.

March 20 – Kids Need Care, Too! Developing Collaborations, Competencies and Confidence to Care for  Kids – with Jody Chrastek, RN and Diane Knust, LCSW. Register now!





April 17Perinatal Hospice with David Munson, MD. Registration information coming soon.

May 17Concurrent Care by Shayna Stiles. Registration information coming soon.

June 19 or 20  Pain & Sympton Management in Children – with Audrey Foster-Barber, MD-UCSF. Registration information coming soon.

September 25 Transitioning Adolescents into Adult Care – with Parag Shah, MD and Rebecca Boudos, Lurie Children’s Hospital. Registration information coming soon.

October 18 Medical Marijuana  – with Elissa Miller, MD Nemours/Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children and Billie Winegard, MD Children’s Hospital of Illinois. Registration information coming soon.

November – Bereavement/Parent Perspectives. Registration information coming soon.