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JANUARY
WHEN: Tuesday, February 7, 2017 @ 11:30am EST (Rescheduled) 
TITLE: CMS Updates Promoting Medication De-escalation
PRESENTER: Mary Mihalyo, BS, PharmD, CGP, BCPS; CEO at Delta Care Rx
COPRESENTER: Shane Donnelly, PharmD; PGY2 Pain and Palliative Care Resident at Delta Care Rx


FEBRUARY
WHEN: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Feeding Intolerance, emesis, retching, GI pain, and edema in children with severe neurological impairment
PRESENTER: Julie Hauer, MD; Medical Director at Seven Hills Pediatric Center and Assistant Clinical Professor at Harvard Medical School


MARCH
WHEN: Tuesday, March 21, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Palliative Wound Care
PRESENTERS: Aletha Tippett, MD


APRIL
WHEN: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Pharmacologic Treatment of Pain Management 
PRESENTER: Janet Bull, MD; Chief Medical Officer at Four Seasons Compassion Hospice 


MAY
WHEN: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Updates From the New Medicare Quarterly Claims -Hospice Trends and More
PRESENTER: Cordt Kassner, PhD; CEO at Hospice Analytics


JUNE
WHEN: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Methadone in End of Life Care and the Updated CDC Opioid Guidelines
PRESENTER: Lorin Yolch, PharmD, CGP, FASP; Director of Professional Education at Delta Care Rx


JULY
WHEN: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Management of Diabetes in End of Life Care
PRESENTER: Shane Donnelly, PharmD, Hospice Clinical Pharmacist at Delta Care Rx


AUGUST
WHEN: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Medication De-escalation
PRESENTER: Doug Nee, PharmD


SEPTEMBER
WHEN: Tuesday, September 19, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Pain Management and Substance Abuse
PRESENTER: Pamela Moore, PharmD, CPE; Hospice Clinical Pharmacist at Summa Health System 


OCTOBER
WHEN: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Integrative Medicine
PRESENTER: Holly Lassila, RPh, PhD; Hospice Clinical Pharmacist at Delta Care Rx and Associate Professor at Duquesne University


NOVEMBER
WHEN: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Ethical and Religous Issues in Hospice Care
PRESENTER: Michelle Mikus Rachwal, PharmD, Hospice Clinical Pharmacist at Delta Care Rx and Pharmacy Manager at ProCure Pharmaceutical Services


DECEMBER
WHEN: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 @11:30am EST
TITLE: Managing Symptoms in End Stage Renal Disease
PRESENTER: Shane Donnelly, PharmD; Hospice Clinical Pharmacist at Delta Care Rx