PCARE 2018

Palliative Care Alliance for Research and Education

3rd Annual Updates in Palliative Care

January 27, 2018

UC Davis Medical Center, Cancer Center

Featured Speakers / Topics:

  • Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS, CPE: 1st Presentation
      • Now What? Recognizing, Assessing and Managing Difficult Pain Syndromes in Advanced Illness
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  • Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS, CPE: 2nd Presentation
  • Lael Duncan, MD
  • Rebecca Caceres, Special Agent, DEA and Brian Glaudel, Diversion Investigator, DEA
  • Torrie Fields, MPH
  • Pouria Kashkouli, MD


  • UC Davis Health
  • VA Northern California Health Care System
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Advanced Home Health and Hospice
  • Interim Healthcare and Hospice
  • Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care

Community Partners:

  • Alpha One
  • America West Medical Transportation Inc.
  • Arise Senior Placement
  • BriovaRx
  • Chinese American Coalition for Compassionate Care
  • Genesis American River Care Center
  • Green Valley Hospice
  • Hospice Source
  • Integra In-Home Care
  • Mission Carmichael Healthcare Center
  • Roseville Point Health & Wellness Center
  • Sunrise Senior Living of Fair Oaks
  • UC Davis Home Health, Hospice & Palliative Care
  • Yolo Hospice