Cachexia in Palliative Care

August 11, 2020
1:00 pm-2:00 pm | Karachi

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 | 1 pm to 2 pm
Online via Zoom


OBJECTIVES
• Discuss the prevalence and causes of cancer Cachexia.
• Integrate the framework/model to address the impact of Cachexia on different domains
(psychological, social, physical, sexual, and spiritual care).
• Describe the signs, symptoms and assessment of Cachexia.
• Discuss the role of nutrition in Cachexia.
• Panel discussion.


WHO SHOULD ATTEND
• All healthcare professionals.


FOR REGISTRATION: Click Here

Registration deadline: August 10, 2020 at 5pm

Zoom link for the session will be shared after registration.


GUEST SPEAKERS:

Dr Hira Shaikh
Oncology Dietician
Department of Oncology,
Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi

Armeen Budhwani
Registered Nurse
Palliative Oncology
Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi

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Organised by:

Post RN BScN Year II students 
in collaboration with Palliative 
& Oncology Care Clinical Stream, 
Aga Khan University 
School of Nursing and Midwifery 
(AKU-SONAM)



V E N U E

Online via Zoom

C O N T A C T

naveed.haider@aku.edu