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EAPC Primary Care Reference Group Open Meeting goes live at #EAPC2020

Scott Murray and Sébastien Moine, Co-chairs, EAPC Primary Care Reference Group, report on their group’s virtual meeting held at the 11th World Research Congress Online of the European Association for Palliative Care. We had a very lively and informative meeting at the … Continue reading

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COVID-19 and palliative care: Scale up provision in every country – especially in primary care

Professor Scott A Murray (Scotland); Dr Sébastien Moine (France); Professor Yvonne Engels (the Netherlands); Deirdre Shanagher (Ireland) and Dr Maurizio Cancian (Italy) are Members of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Primary Care Reference Group executive committee. Here they explain how this is … Continue reading

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From Rio Grande to Astana: The dream of palliative care as part of Universal Health Coverage must include primary care

In a recent post, Katherine Pettus, Sébastien Moine and Gulnara Kunirova explained why the Declaration of Astana’s decisive inclusion of palliative care as an essential service supports integration of our discipline into universal health coverage.   In this post, we hear from Santiago … Continue reading

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New EAPC Primary Care Reference Group – first open meeting at EAPC World Congress

Professor Scott Murray, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, and Dr Sébastien Moine, Université Paris 13, France, Co-chairs, European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Reference Group in Primary Care, invite all those interested in palliative care in primary care to join them … Continue reading

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Palliative care in primary care: an update from the taskforce

Scott A Murray, co-chair, Libby Sallnow, secretary, and Hélder Aguiar, member, the EAPC Taskforce on Primary Palliative Care This taskforce seeks to understand and develop the practice of palliative care in primary care throughout Europe. Its first meeting was held in … Continue reading

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