Category Archives: CHILDREN’S PALLIATIVE CARE

Becoming a research expert in paediatric palliative care: 10 top tips at the Meet-the-Experts session #EAPC2020

Only 23 days to #EAPC2020 … The 11th World Research Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care which, for the first time, will take place online with live interactive sessions on 7 to 9 October. Professor Joanne Wolfe (USA) and Professor … Continue reading

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We are building Norway’s first children’s hospice…

Writing on the blog four years ago in 2016, Natasha Pedersen, Secretary General, Norwegian Association for Children’s Palliative Care (NACPC), explained the struggle to raise awareness for the need for a children’s hospice in Norway. Today, Natasha shares some fantastic news… … Continue reading

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What paediatric palliative care means for families of children with severe neurological impairment

THIS MONTH’S EDITOR’S CHOICE FROM ‘PALLIATIVE MEDICINE’ Sophie Ribbers, M.Sc. Psychology, is a research associate at the Pediatric Palliative Care Center, Children’s and Adolescents’ Hospital Datteln, Department of Children’s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Faculty of Health, School of … Continue reading

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Palliative care for babies (neonates): Developing services

Continuing our series to celebrate the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020 and 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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Interested in paediatric palliative care? A date for your diaries…

The European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) is teaming up with the Norwegian Association for Children’s Palliative Care (FFB) to present a three-day congress on paediatric palliative care. Julie Ling, Chief Executive, EAPC, and Natasha Pedersen, Founder and Chief Executive, … Continue reading

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