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CCML Meeting

  • 08 Feb 2019

Membership Meeting

February 8, 2019

National Jewish Health


8:00-8:30:Networking and light breakfast

8:30-9:15: Educational Program, Healthcare for Muslim Patients

Nabeeh Hasan, PhD

Bioinformatics Analyst III

Center for Genes, Environment & Health at National Jewish Health


This seminar provides valuable information and resources for enhancing cultural competency skills that improve healthcare delivery for Muslim patients. It begins with an overview of Muslim beliefs, practices and demographics, followed by a discussion of the implications of these beliefs and practices on healthcare delivery. Topics include Islamic perspectives towards illness and healthcare, family systems, decision making processes, dress codes, privacy and gender issues, dietary guidelines, women’s healthcare including reproductive issues and labor and delivery, views on death and dying, end of life issues, emergency treatment, life support, terminal illness and palliative care.

9:15-9:30: Break

9:30-10:30: Main Program TBD

10:30-10:45: Break

10:45-11:30: Business Meeting

Location and Parking

National Jewish Health

1400 Jackson Street

Denver, CO 80206

Molly Blank Conference Center, Room J103

National Jewish Health is located on the southwest corner of Colfax and Colorado Blvd. Free visitor parking is available at our main entrance off of Colfax. The Molly Blank building is located to the right of the main entrance. 

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