Promoting Excellence : Palliative Care for People with HIV/AIDS: A Curriculum and Teaching Resource for Medical Educators

Name:
University of Washington - HIV/AIDS Area Education & Training Center: Palliative Care for People with HIV/AIDS: A Curriculum and Teaching Resource for Medical Educators

Description:
The goal of this curriculum is to teach palliative care skills to clinicians working with HIV/AIDS patients in order to improve the quality of care patients with HIV/AIDS receive throughout the illness and at the end of life.

Category:
Educational Tools - Clinician Education

Source:
University of Washington
Northwest AIDS Education and Training Center
901 Boren Avenue, Suite 1100
Seattle, WA 98104
Fax: (206) 221-4945

Contact:
Bernadette Lalonde, PhD
Principal Investigator, Program Director
[email protected]
(206) 685-6844

How the grantee used this instrument:
Designed by Northwest AIDS Education & Training Center this curriculum provides medical educators with the materials needed to deliver effective training sessions on palliative care topics. The comprehensive modules include learning objectives, PowerPoint presentations, skill building exercises, handouts, and resource lists. Also available on CD.

Keywords:
clinical training, curricula, nurse training, physician training, training, clinical information, caregiver information, caregiver training, skill building

To use this tool:
You may print and copy this tool from www.uwpallcare.org Please credit the source.

References:
Developed specifically for this project by the project team.

To view this tool:
Go to http://depts.washington.edu/pallcare/ and click on Training Curriculum to view this resource

Posted September 2004


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