Category Archives: ADVOCACY & POLICY

Working with the WHO to improve palliative care in Europe

Dr Julie Ling, CEO of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), looks forward to strengthening links with the World Health Organization (WHO) in her new consultancy role with the WHO. Working as the CEO of the EAPC has given … Continue reading

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Economic evaluation in palliative care: Considerations for clinical investigators

Funders and policymakers increasingly require that new interventions not only show effectiveness but cost-effectiveness. This year’s Horizon Europe call to improve palliative and end-of-life care in cancer is a case in point. Two health economists, Peter May and Bridget M … Continue reading

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Nurses behind the scenes: The palliative care response to COVID-19 in Paris

Cliquez ici pour la version en français. EAPC IS PROUD TO SALUTE NURSES ACROSS THE WORLD ON INTERNATIONAL NURSES’ DAY ON 12 MAY 2021. TO MARK THE OCCASION, WE ARE REPUBLISHING  THIS POST FROM ANJA OUSTALET, A NURSE MANAGER IN … Continue reading

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Palliative care nursing: How the EAPC celebrated the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020

Today, Dr Julie Ling, CEO, European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) and PD Dr Piret Paal, Reader in Nursing Science (Palliative Care) and Deputy Director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing Research and Education at the Paracelsus Medical University … Continue reading

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Palliative care nursing and research:  A call to arms to conduct nursing research

For the past year, we have invited a guest writer to contribute to our special series to celebrate the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020. We thank all our guest writers for their contributions that so richly illustrate the … Continue reading

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