LEAP Renal

1-DAY INTRODUCTORY PALLIATIVE CARE COURSE FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS WORKING IN ADVANCED KIDNEY DISEASE PROGRAMS

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Acknowledgements

Course Developers and Leads:
  • Dr. Vanita Jassal MD, FRCP (C) (Nephrology) Nephrologist, University Health Network; Associate Professor, University of Toronto; Medical Director, UHN Geriatric Nephrology Program, Toronto
  • Dr. Valerie Schulz MD, FRCP (Anesthesia) Departments of Clinical Neurological Sciences (A.N.M., T.E.G.) and Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine (V.S.), Western University, London
  • Dr. José Luis Pereira MBChB, DA, MBChB, CCFP(PC), MSc, FCFP
  • Dr. Lori Teeple MD, CCFP (EM), FCFP (ON)
Contributors and Reviewers:
  • Jane Ridley, RN(EC), MScN, CNeph(C). Jovina Bachynski MN, RN(EC), CNeph(C) Halton Healthcare Services
  • Marisa Battistella, BSc Phm, Pharm D, ACPR Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto
  • Dr. Sandy Buchman BA, MD, CCFP, FCFP Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care
  • Kristi De Buono H.BSc, BScPhm, PharmD, RPh Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
  • Shannon Fogarasi, MSW.,RSW Humber River Hospital
  • Dr. Gordon Giddings MD CCFP(PC), FCFP College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
  • Dr. Gavril Hercz MD, FRCPC University of Toronto
  • Dr. Norman Muirhead MD FRCPC FRCP(Edin) LHSC University Hospital
  • Robert Sauls MD, CCFP(PC), FCFP Trillium Health Partners, Mississauga Halton/ Central West Regional Cancer Program
  • Susan Shea, NP-PHC, MScN, CHPCN (C) Champlain Community Care Access Centre (CCAC)
  • Hesham Shaban MD, ABIM Diplomat in Internal Medicine and Nephrology The Hospice of Windsor and Essex County
  • Chandra Thomas MSc MD FRCPC University of Calgary
Project Management & Design:
  • Odete Carreira, Pallium Canada
  • Sharon Grandin, Ontario Renal Network
  • Tea Palamarevic, Ontario Renal Network
Pilot Sites:
  • Victoria and University Hospital, London University Health Network, Toronto Trillium Health Partners, Mississauga