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									                                                 In The 21st Century

                                                       Saturday, September 16, 2006
                                                       University of the Incarnate Word — Sky Room •                       San Antonio, Texas
Age n d a :   This full-day conference includes topics on ethical wills, stress and burnout, cultural issues in health care, and pediatric ethics.

              7:00 a.m.. . . . . . . Registration and Breakfast
              8:00 a.m.. . . . . . . Greeting and Introductions
              8:15 a.m.. . . . . . . Medical Ethics and Today’s Culturally Diverse Environment
                                     Suzanne Salimbene, PhD
              9:15 a.m.. . . . . . . Break
              9:30 a.m.. . . . . . . The Epidemic from Within: Managing Physician Stress and Burnout
                                     Eugene Boisaubin, MD
              10:30 a.m.. . . . . . Break
              10:45 a.m.. . . . . . Bestowing Your Values, Hopes and Life’s Lessons: An Introduction to Ethical Wills
                                     Barry Baines, MD
              11:45 a.m.. . . . . . Lunch
              1:00 p.m.. . . . . . . Breakout Sessions:
                                     Room 1: Bestowing Your Values, Hopes and Life’s Lessons: Creating Your Ethical Will, Part One
                                               Barry Baines, MD
                                     Room 2: Bridging Language and Culture Gaps
                                               Suzanne Salimbene, PhD
                                     Room 3: Interdisciplinary Approach to Clinical Ethics in the Child With a Life-threatening Illness, Part One
                                               Methodist Children’s Hospital* Pediatric Palliative Care Team
              2:00 p.m.. . . . . . . Break and Refreshments
              2:15 p.m.. . . . . . . Breakout Sessions:
                                     Room 1: Bestowing Your Values, Hopes and Life’s Lessons: Creating Your Ethical Will, Part Two
                                               Barry Baines, MD
                                     Room 2: A Clash of Values: Futile Treatment Disputes and the Texas Advance Directives Act
                                               Dawn Seery, RN, BS
                                     Room 3: Interdisciplinary Approach to Clinical Ethics in the Child With a Life-threatening Illness, Part Two
                                               Methodist Children’s Hospital Pediatric Palliative Care Team
              3:15 p.m.. . . . . . . Evaluations
              3:30 p.m.. . . . . . . End of program
                                                                                                                           * A Methodist Hospital Facility
Pro g r a m Faculty:                                                                   Planning
                                                                                       George Ford III, MD
         Barry Baines, MD, Chief Medical Officer, UCare Minnesota                      Internal Medicine
         Associate Medical Director, Hospice of the Twin Cities                        San Antonio, Texas
         Minneapolis, Minnesota
                                                                                       Tim Hernandez, MD
                                                                                       Internal Medicine
                                                                                       San Antonio, Texas

                                                                                       Dan Sedillo, MD
         Eugene Boisaubin, MD, Professor of Medicine, Ethicist for Clinical Research
                                                                                       Pediatric Intensivist
         University of Texas Medical School at Houston
                                                                                       Methodist Children’s Hospital
         Houston, Texas
                                                                                       San Antonio, Texas

                                                                                       Dawn Seery, RN, BS
                                                                                       Bioethics Consultant
                                                                                       Methodist Healthcare
         Pediatric Palliative Care Team,                                               San Antonio, Texas
         Methodist Children’s Hospital*
         San Antonio, Texas                                                            Mark Soucy, PhD, RN, CNS, P/MH
                                                                                       Psychiatric APN
                                                                                       Methodist Children’s Hospital
                                                                                       San Antonio, Texas
         Suzanne Salimbene, PhD, President
         Inter-face International
                                                                                       Michelle Stewart
         Rockford, Illinois
                                                                                       CME Coordinator
                                                                                       Methodist Healthcare
                                                                                       San Antonio, Texas

                                                                                       Cindy Wall, MSN, RN
         Dawn Seery, RN, BS, Bioethics Consultant                                      Pediatric CNS
         Methodist Healthcare                                                          Methodist Children’s Hospital
         San Antonio, Texas                                                            San Antonio, Texas

         * A Methodist Hospital Facility
Hotel Recommendations:
*Note: If you make reservations with one           La Quinta Inn & Suites- Airport                           Omni La Mansion del Rio- Downtown*
of these hotels, you will be provided with         850 Halm Blvd.                                            112 College Street
                                                   San Antonio, TX 78216                                     San Antonio, TX 78205
shuttle service to and from the conference
                                                                                                             (800) 292-7300
site at no cost.                                   La Quinta Inn & Suites- Downtown
                                                   303 Blum                                                  Watermark Hotel & Spa- Downtown*
You will need to book your accommodations          San Antonio, TX 78202                                     212 W. Crockett
for the duration of your stay. For your                                                                      San Antonio, TX 78205
                                                    La Quinta Reservation Hotline:                           (866) 605-1212
convenience, we have reserved discounted           (800) 531-5900
rates for the hotels listed.                       Mention Methodist Healthcare for                          * Mention Methodist Healthcare for discounted rate.
                                                   discount, or go online to
                                                   and enter discount code MCHS.

    San Antonio Attractions:
San Antonio offers tourists of all ages a myriad   Downtown San Antonio-This famed area of San Antonio features the exclusive River Walk,
of unique things to do during your stay! A few     the historic Alamo, the distinctive and newly renovated Tower of Americas as well as loads of
of the many are listed here.                       shopping places.

      W Rivercenter Mall                           Theme Parks-SeaWorld San Antonio and Six Flags Fiesta Texas are two of the most popular
      W Institute of Texan Cultures                attractions in San Antonio as they provide fun for the whole family. SeaWorld and Fiesta Texas
      W Market Square                              offer plenty of entertainment, including live shows, rides and water parks.
      W Buckhorn Museum & Saloon

      W IMAX Theatre Rivercenter                   Visit for more information on all of the exciting things to do
3                                                  during your stay in San Antonio.
                                       Confer e n c e L o c a t i o n :
University of the Incarnate Word Sky Room • Grossman International Conference Center • 847 E. Hildebrand Ave. • San Antonio, TX 78212
*Look for signs. Please bring a sweater or jacket as room temperature may vary.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                 San Antonio

Dir e c t i ons:                                                                                                                                                                                   Airport


From San Antonio International Airport:
W Leave San Antonio International Airport exiting
  through Airport Blvd.                                                                                                                                                                   Conference
W Take US 281 South toward Downtown San Antonio                                                                                                                                           (see detail)

  about 3 miles.
W Exit Hildebrand Ave. and turn left at the light onto                                                                                                                          3
                                                                                                                                                      San Antonio
                                                                                                                                                                            4       2
  Hildebrand Ave.
W Enter UIW Sky Room at the Dr. Burton E. Grossman
  International Conference Center located at 847 E.                                                                                                                                                             410
  Hildebrand Ave.                                                                                                 410
From Downtown San Antonio:                                                                                                                      Conference
W Leave Downtown San Antonio area via US 281 North.                                                                                      E. Hildebrand Ave.

W Travel on US 281 North for about 3 miles.                                                                                                                             1 La Quinta Inn & Suites- Airport
                                                                                  McCullough Ave.
                                                                 San Pedro Ave.

W Exit Hildebrand Ave. and turn right onto Hildebrand Ave.                                                                                                              2 La Quinta Inn & Suites- Downtown

                                                                                                                                                              way S
                                                                                                                                                                        3 Omni La Mansion del Rio- Downtown

W Enter UIW Sky Room at the Dr. Burton E.Grossman
                                                                                                                       McAllister Fwy.

                                                                                                                                                                        4 Watermark Hotel & Spa- Downtown
  International Conference Center located at                                                                                                                                Conference Site
  847 E. Hildebrand Ave.                                                                            E. Mulberry Ave.                                                                                                       4
    W Identify how ethical wills can be
        used in medical settings to create
                                                 Target Audience:
        an enduring legacy of meaning            This conference is designed for ALL physicians, nurses and other allied health care professionals.
        and significance for patients and
        their families.
    W Experience the transformational impact
        of creating your own ethical will.        Accreditation:
    W   Identify aspects of current American
        medical ethics that have been derived     CME—Methodist Healthcare is accredited by the Texas Medical Association
        from and for members of Northern          to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
        European culture.
    W Identify key communication issues           Methodist Healthcare designates this educational activity for a maximum
        resulting from diversity of both          of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit
        caregivers and patients, and at least
        three ways to overcome these barriers.    commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
    W Increase self awareness of personal         ** This course has been designated by Methodist Healthcare for 6 hours
        traits, behaviors and practices that
        compromise well being and lead            of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.
        to burnout.
    W Discuss the current controversies
        surrounding the use of the Texas          CNE—Participants attending the entire activity and completing an evaluation
        Advance Directives Act to resolve         will be awarded 6.3 contact hours.
        futile treatment disputes.
    W Identify   clinical issues common           Methodist Healthcare System is an approved provider of continuing nursing
        to caring for children and families       education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the
        expecting chronic, life-threatening
        illness.                                  American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This

    W Discuss    the impact of an                 activity meets Type I criteria for mandatory continuing education requirements
        interdisciplinary pediatric care team     toward relicensure as established by the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State
        in supporting children and families
        through serious illness.                  of Texas. Participants must attend entire activity and complete an evaluation
                                                  form in order to receive the contact hours.
                                                     Reg i s t r a t i o n :
Early registration is encouraged and recommended as enrollment is limited. Your registration will be declined if capacity has been reached.
The registration fee includes syllabus, educational credits as well as a breakfast, lunch and refreshment break.
Cancellations or requests for refunds must be submitted in writing and postmarked by Thursday, September 7, 2006. There will be no
refunds after this date. A $25 administrative fee will be deducted from all refunds.

Please make checks payable to:
Methodist Healthcare- CME                                 Address: ___________________________________________________________
Return registration form with payment to:
                                                          Facility: ____________________________________________________________
Fax (210) 575-0175 (credit card payments only)
                                                          Daytime Phone:____________________ Evening Phone:___________________
Mail all other payments to:
                                                          Profession:      ________Physician            ________Nurse           ________Other
Michelle Stewart- CME Coordinator
                                                          Break Out Session 1:             Room 1 o                Room 2 o         Room 3 o
Methodist Healthcare
8109 Fredericksburg Road                                  Break Out Session 2:             Room 1 o                Room 2 o         Room 3 o

San Antonio, TX 78229                                     Payment:
For more information:                                     o Check             o MasterCard              o VISA            o American Express

Visit or e-mail               Credit Card Number:___________________________Expiration Date:________
Michelle.Stewart@ or                        Signature:__________________________________________________________
call Michelle Stewart at (210) 575-0177.
                                                           Registration Fees:
REGISTRATION DEADLINE:                                     Physician not credentialed with Methodist Healthcare                          $175
                                                           Physician credentialed with Methodist Healthcare                              $150
Postmarked by Thursday, September 7, 2006.
                                                           Non-Methodist Healthcare employee                                              $75
                                                           Methodist Healthcare employee                                                  $60
                                                           Resident, Fellow, Full-time student                                            $45
                                                                                                                        TOTAL         $ ______   6
                                                     PRSRT. STD.
                                                     U.S. Postage
                                                        PAID •   San Antonio, TX
        8109 Fredericksburg Rd.                     Permit No. 1409

       San Antonio, Texas 78229

Bioethics in the 21st Century
Saturday, September 16, 2006
University of the Incarnate Word — Sky Room
              San Antonio, Texas

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