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“A deeply respectful” programme: Presentation of ATOME outcomes side event 67th World Health Assembly in Geneva

Katherine Irene Pettus, International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care Advocacy Officer A side event at the lovely Domaine de Penthes conference room, sponsored by the International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC) and ATOME  (Access to Opioid Medication … Continue reading

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Palliative Care at the World Health Assembly

Lukas Radbruch, Chair of the International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC), reports from the 67th session of the World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland, and explains why it’s an exciting place to be right now… Can you imagine … Continue reading

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Talking about palliative care at the World Health Assembly

Lukas Radbruch, Incoming Chair of the International Association for Palliative Care The 66th World Health Assembly was held at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, just two weeks ago. I went there for the day on 22 May and … Continue reading

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Expanding access to quality palliative care worldwide: World Health Organization delivers pre-congress session at EAPC World Congress Online

NEW SERIES: EXPLORING NEW DIMENSIONS AT #EAPC2021 … If you’re curious about the role of the Word Health Organization (WHO) in palliative care, and their many tools and resources, read on. At a pre-congress session on 5 October, the WHO … Continue reading

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Nurses are the bridge of healthcare: Celebrating the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020 #nurses2020 #midwives2020

For the first time ever, the nations of the world unite to celebrate the benefits that nursing and midwifery bring to the health of the global population. To mark this world first, the European Association for Palliative Care is delighted … Continue reading

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