Category Archives: ADVOCACY & POLICY

Let’s create Compassionate Communities for the future!

In our Palliative Care and Public Health blog series, contributors explore the pressing issue about how palliative care could become part of public health as well as a health care priority. Marie-Charlotte Bouësseau, Elizabeth Gwyther & Allan Kellehear reflect on … Continue reading

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Compassionate communities: a global expansion.

WE’RE DELIGHTED TO PRESENT THIS MONTH’S ‘EDITOR’S CHOICE’ FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, THE OFFICIAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF THE EAPC. Each month, Professor Catherine Walshe, Editor-in-Chief of Palliative Medicine, chooses an article that readers may find particularly interesting or useful and invites … Continue reading

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Do Compassionate Cities provide a path to a ‘realistic utopia’?

This blog is the second in our Palliative Care and Public Health Series, where contributors explore how palliative care could become part of public health and a health care priority. Dr. John Rosenberg, President of Public Health Palliative Care International, … Continue reading

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Let’s make palliative care accessible to people of every language in Europe and beyond

Carlos Seiça Cardoso is a family physician, and currently a PhD student, from Portugal. He explains how he translated the Toolkit for Primary Palliative Care 2019 from English to Portuguese so that more people in the Portuguese speaking world might … Continue reading

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What happens when palliative care is neglected as a public health priority?

New series: Palliative Care and Public Health – where contributors will explore how we can make sure that palliative care becomes part of public health and a health care priority. To launch the series, our guest writer Luc Deliens, Professor … Continue reading

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