Join us for our next monthly meeting:
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
10:00am - 11:30 am
(1st Wednesday of each month)
(Conference room next to parking lot at SD Burn Institute)
CA Legislature Updates
Dr. Karl Steinberg
Dr. Karl Steinberg has been a hospice and nursing home medical director in the San Diego area since 1995 and is currently chief medical officer for Mariner Health Central and medical director at Life Care Center of Vista, Carlsbad by the Sea Care Center, and Hospice by the Sea. He got his bachelor's in biochemistry from Harvard and studied medicine at The Ohio State University College of Medicine, then did his family medicine residency at UCSD. Dr. Steinberg chairs AMDA's Public Policy Committee in addition to serving as editor-in-chief of their monthly periodical, Caring for the Ages. He is immediate past chair of the Coalition for Compassionate Care of California and is active in advance care planning and palliative care initiatives, including education and public policy on a statewide and national level, also serving on the Executive Committee of the National POLST Paradigm Task Force. Dr. Steinberg also serves as a consultant and testifying expert witness on behalf of plaintiffs and defendants. However, Dr. Steinberg is probably best known for taking his dogs on patient care rounds with him on most days.
Location: Burn Institute of San Diego
8825 Aero Drive, #200, San Diego 92123
Time: 10:00am - 11:30am
Please join us to learn more and network with palliative and end-of-life care community members here in San Diego County
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