Advanced Directives & Palliative Care - Kathryn Kennel, MSN, FNP-BC, ACHPN
Date: Monday, October 2, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Joyner - Green Valley Library - 601 N La Canada Drive
Arizona Oncology’s Kathy Kennel, Palliative Care Nurse, received her Masters of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner from St. John Fisher College in Rochester, New York. After moving to Arizona in 2008, she was instrumental in developing the Palliative Care Consultation Service at TMC and is now providing palliative care consultations for Arizona Oncology patients.
Kathy suggests attendees, if interested, may want to read "Being Mortal" by Atul Gawande before her presentation that deals with end-of-life issues such as Advance Care Planning, and will stress the importance living well throughout the aging process.
This is presented by the Society of Southwestern Authors - Santa Cruz Valley Chapter, and it is free and open to the public.