Kristopher Hartwig

Kristopher Hartwig

MD

Kristopher Hartwig has a background in Family Medicine, beginning Hospice work in the mid-90’s as a Medical Director in rural New York. He went on to work in Tanzania doing Palliative Care development for 7 years in a faith-based network of 20+ hospitals. Since 2012 he has worked at the Minneapolis VA as Medical Director for the Hospice and Palliative Care team. He is Board Certified in Hospice/Palliative Medicine, and has a Masters of Philosophy in Palliative Care from the University of Cape Town.

1G – Interdisciplinary Care of Veterans with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Speaker(s): Kristopher Hartwig, MD;  Quinn Kellerman, PhD This session is for chaplains, social workers, nurse aides, nurses, physicians, psychologists, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants and will provide updated research about PTSD, and particularly its interface with Dementia. Strategies for an effective plan of care will be offered. Upon completion of the activity, learners will be […]

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