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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

ACP CRIO Pre-Conference Workshop 

SESSION 1A: CRIO

1. How do people with disabilities perceive advance care planning - Robin Gray, University of Calgary

2. Differences in survey methodology of two Advance Care Planning survey polls conducted in Alberta, Canada - Sunita Ghosh, Alberta Health Services-CancerControl

3. Efficacy of Advance Care Planning and Goals of Care Designations Discussions: A Randomized Controlled Trial and Video Intervention - Maureen Douglas, University of Alberta

4. Identification of indicators to monitor successful implementation of Advance Care Planning policies: a modified Delphi study - Patricia Biondo, University of Calgary

5. The Economics of Advance Care Planning - Konrad Fassbender, University of Alberta; Covenant Health

SESSION 1B: HOW TO INVITE CLINICIANS TO INITIATE ACP

1. How to Invite Clinicians to Initiate ACP to Residents, Patients, and Family Carers? - Luc Deliens

SESSION 2A: SPIRITUALITY BASED WORKSHOP

Inviting the Voice of Spirituality within the Conversation of Advance Care Planning - Thomas Butler, Bon Secours Health System Inc., Anne Butler, Interior by Design Associates - Cultivating Wholeheartedness in Healthcare

SESSION 2B: RESPECTING CHOICES AND ADVANCE CARE PLANNING SESSION

1. Leadership Matters: Engaging and Sustaining ACP Leadership Support - Stephanie Anderson, Respecting Choices

2. Nudging: The notion of choice architecture and whether it has a place in shared decision-making - Pat Tadel, Respecting Choices

3. The Role of Social Workers in Facilitating ACP Conversations - Kathleen Ziemba, Respecting Choices

4. Interprofessional Collaboration: A Team Approach to Assure Person-centered Decision Making and Enduring Conversations - Kathleen Ziemba, Respecting Choices

Session 2C: IMPROVING THE CONTENT OF ACP CONVERSATIONS

Content and Documentation of Facilitated Advance Care Planning (ACP) Conversations: How can they be improved to make a relevant impact on clinical decision making? - Jürgen in der Schmitten, Institute of General Practice, Medical Faculty of the University of Duesseldorf and Georg Marckmann, Institut für Ethik, Geschichte und Theorie der Medizin, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

OPENING KEYNOTE - Linda Briggs

The Power of Collaboration Over Competition in Achieving Person-Centred-Conversations
Linda Briggs, MSN, MA, RN, Director, Program Development and Research, Respecting Choices, A Division of C-TAC Innovations


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2017

PLENARY SESSION - Daren Heyland

Are Patients “Competent” to Participate in ACP/GCDs? - Daren Heyland, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Director, Clinical Evaluation Research Unit, Kingston General Hospital

SESSION 3A: SETTING-SPECIFIC (PART 1)

1. Influence of an ACP Intervention on Documentation of End-of-Life-Issues – a Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial - Trygve Johannes Lereim Sævareid, University of Oslo

2. Advance care planning and concrete (palliative) emergency planning: The ACP-NOPA project - Barbara Loupatatzis, University Hospital Zurich

SESSION 3B: ETHICAL ISSUES

1. Advance care planning and patient autonomy in cancer: A qualitative study of doctor’s perspectives - Stephanie Johnson, The University of Sydney

2. Putting the cart before the horse: is there a right time to start ACP? - Sumytra Menon, National University of Singapore

3. Advance directives by proxy in German nursing homes: prevalence, formats, contents, and ethical justification - Jürgen in der Schmitten, Institute of General Practice, Medical Faculty of the University of Duesseldorf

4. "Confronting but we need to live in the real world": an interview study of patient and caregiver perspectives on Advance Care Planning in CKD - Marcus Sellars, Kolling Institute, Northern Clinical School, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Australia

SESSION 3C: CREATING AND USING PATIENT-FRIENDLY ADVANCE CARE PLANNING EDUCATION MATERIALS IN THE CLINICAL SETTING: THE PREPARE WORKSHOP

Creating and using Patient-Friendly Advance Care Planning Education Materials in the Clinical Setting: The Prepare Workshop - Rebecca Sudore, MD, Professor, UCSF School of Medicine

SESSION 4A: SETTING-SPECIFIC (PART 2)

1. "What is the one thing that makes it very hard to talk to your family doctor about end-of-life medical treatments?" Examining patient barriers to talking about Advance Care Planning (ACP) with Family Physicians - Amy Tan, University of Calgary

2. Advance Care Planning in the acute hospital setting - lessons learnt from the MAPS trial - Tanja Krones, University Hospital Zurich

3. General Practioners' experience with timely end-of-life discussions. An interview study, Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare (IQ Healthcare) - Anne Wichmann, Radboud University Medical Center

SESSION 4B: DISCERNING CONVERSATIONS FOR PHYSICIANS AND OTHER PROVIDERS

The Respecting Choices "Shared Decision Making in Serious Illness" Curriculum to Assist Physicians in Aligning Care with What Matters Most to Patients - Linda Briggs and Carole Montgomery, Respecting Choices

SESSION 4C: IMPROVING COMMUNICATION ABOUT GOALS OF CARE

With hospitalized Patients who have serious Illness: A Canadian Multi-Centre Program of Research - John You, McMaster University

PLENARY SESSION - Agnes van der heide

ACP in the Netherlands Agnes van der Heide, MD, PhD, Professor of Decision Making and Care at the End of Life

PLENARY SESSION - Rachelle Bernacki

Serious Illness Conversations - Rachelle Bernacki, MD, MS, Assciate Director, Serious Illness Care Program, Ariadne Labs


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2017

PLENARY SESSION - Jessica Simon

Evolution of Advance Care Planning in Federal, Provincial and Regional Canada - Three Levels of Engagement, Education and Research - Jessica Simon, MD, FRCPC, Division Head, Palliative Medicine, University of Calgary

SESSION 5A: HEALTH CARE SYSTEM

1. Definition and Recommendations for optimal Advance Care Planning: an International Consensus - Judith Rietjens, Erasmus Medical Centre

2. Evaluating uptake of a system-wide Program of Advance Care Planning and Goals of Care Designations - Eric Wasylenko, Health Quality Council of Alberta

3. Healthcare System Interactions influence Advance Care Planning in Developed Countries - Hillary Lum, University of Colorado School of Medicine and VA Eastern Colorado Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC)

4. When, Where and Who is Appropriate to have Advance Care Planning Conversation with our Patients? - Seiko Izumi, Oregon Health & Science University

5. An integration of Legislation and policy. How Advance Care Planning and Goals of Care Designation works in Alberta - Alexandra Kushliak, Alberta Health Services

SESSION 5B: CHANGE MANAGEMENT (PART 1)

1. Introducing Advance Care Planning in Norwegian Nursing Homes: an Effectiveness-Implementation randomized clinical Hybrid Trial (2013 - 2017) - Irene Aasmul, The University of Bergen

2. Sustaining Advance Care Planning in a New World - Cari Borenko, Fraser Health

3. An Advance Care Planning Volunteer Service, Exploring ACP Prevalence in the Community - Linda Nolte, Advance Care Planning Australia

4. Assessing the Effectiveness of an Alberta Health Services-led Advance Care Planning Change Management Intervention to Improve Team Process and Patient Oriented Outcomes for Cardiac Patients across Four Clinical Contexts - Marta Shaw, University of Calgary

SESSION 5C: SERIOUS ILLNESS CONVERSATIONS GUIDE WORKSHOP

Serious Illness Conversations Guide Workshop - Rachelle Bernacki, Serious Illness Care Program, Ariadne Labs

SESSION 5D: HEALTH CARE CONSENT, ADVANCE CARE PLANNING, AND GOALS OF CARE

Health Care Consent, Advance Care Planning, and Goals of Care: The Challenge to Get It Right in Ontario - Tara Walton & Judith Wahl, Ontario Palliative Care Network Secretariat

SESSION 6A: PATIENT-SPECIFIC QUESTIONS (PART 2)

1. Health Care Professionals' Experiences with Conducting Advance Care Planning Conversations in Oncology: an International Focus Group Study - Marijke Kars, University Medical Center Utrecht

2. Efficacy of the PREPARE Website to Engage Patients in Advance Care Planning in Primary Care and Cancer Outpatient Care: a Prospective Study - Neha Arora, McMaster University

3. Co-Designing ACP Resources with the Korean Community in New Zealand - Shona Muir, Auckland District Health Board & the New Zealand ACP Cooperative

4. Advance Care Planning in Adolescents with Life-Threatening Illness: Dispelling Myths and Misconceptions - Jennifer Needle, University of Minnesota

SESSION 6B: CHANGE MANAGEMENT (PART 2)

1. Co-Designing the New Zealand ACP Plan and Guide - Leigh Manson, Auckland District Health Board & the New Zealand ACP Cooperative

2. A Preliminary Analysis of the Role of Systematic Advance Care Planning in Reducing Potentially Avoidable Hospitalizations of Nursing Home Residents - Susan Hickman, Indiana University

3. Advance Care Planning: National Prevalence in General Practice, Aged Care and Hospital-Interim Findings / Protocol - Linda Nolte, Advance Care Planning Australia

4. Conversations are IN! Key Facilitators in the Implementation of an Advance Care Planning & Serious Illness Conversation Program at Providence Health Care - Wallace Robinson, Providence Health Centre

5. Implementing Respecting Choices within a Midwestern Quaternary Healthcare Delivery System - Iris Boettcher, Spectrum Health

SESSION 6C: ENHANCING ACP COMMUNITY CAPACITY IN CANADA

1. Enhancing ACP Community Capacity in Canada - Sharon Baxter & Chad Hammond, Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association

2. Serious Illness Conversation Program Initiative in a Canadian Provincial Setting - Elizabeth Beddard-Huber, BC Centre for Palliative Care

SESSION 6D: WORKSHOP: HEALTH AND LEGAL SECTOR COLLABORATION TO SUPPORT ADVANCE CARE PLANNING

1. Doctors, Lawyers and Advance Care Planning: Why Interprofessional Collaboration is Important and how it Can Happen - Nola Ries, University of Technology, Sydney

2. The Medical-Legal Partnership Approach for Integrating Lawyers into Healthcare Teams - Elizabeth Tobin-Tyler, Brown University

3. Community Action Approaches to Support Collaborative ACP Initiatives - Amy Waller, University of Newcastle

4. Can one Size fit All? - Bernadette Richards, University of Adelaide

PLENARY SESSION - Georg Marckmann

Nationwide Implementation of ACP in German Long-Term Care Institutions: Struggling for a Consistent Quality Standard

PLENARY SESSION - Karen Detering

Advance Care Planning in Australia: the Past, the Present & Looking towards the Future


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2017

PLENARY SESSION - Rebecca Sudore

Updates in Advance Care Planning Measurement and Evidence-Based, Patient-Facing Tools - Rebecca Sudore, MD, Professor, UCSF School of Medicine 

SESSION 7A: RESEARCH METHODS

1. Using a novel Mixed-Method Approach to Study Communication during Treatment Decision Making - Kristen Pecanac, William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital

2. A Leadership Guide to Implementing Advance Care Planning Programs - Stephanie Anderson, Respecting Choices, a Division of C-TAC Innovations

3. What's Important to Me? Acceptability and potential Utility of a novel Values Clarification Tool to facilitate Person-Centred Conversations about Goals of Care - Anna Consoli, University of Calgary - W21C

SESSION 7B: EDUCATION

1. Identifying Best Practices for Volunteers and Lay Health Navigators to enhance Advance Care Planning - Hillary Lum, University of Colorado School of Medicine and VA Eastern Colorado Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC)

2. ACP Conversation Communication Strategies and their Impact - Leigh Manson, National ACP Cooperative

3. Development and Achievement of Education for Implementing End-of-Life Discussion (E-Field) Project - a Nationwide ACP Project in Japan - Yoshiyuki Kizawa, Kobe University School

4. Advance Care Planning and Tomorrow's Clinicians - Karen Petersen, Honoring Choices Minnesota

SESSION 7C: PATIENT-SPECIFIC QUESTIONS (PART 2)

1. Advance Care Planning (ACP) in Patients with incurable Cancer: a randomised controlled Trial of a Nurse led Intervention - Stephanie Johnson, The University of Sydney

2. Uptake, Impact and Cost-Effectiveness of a Nurse-led faciltiated Advance Care Planning Intervention: A randomised controlled trial among patients with severe Respiratory Disease - Craig Sinclair, University of Western Australia

3. Presentation Matters in Advance Care Planning and Goals of Care Conversations - Shannon Cunningham, University of Alberta

4. Congruence in Treatment Preferences Decreases Suffering among Adolescents Living with HIV/AIDS through Facilitated Advance Care Planning Conversations - Maureen Lyon, Children's National Health System: The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences