Category Archives: EAPC ACTIVITIES

A countdown to #EAPC2019 – 16th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care

Last week in Berlin, the Scientific and Local Organising Committees of the 16th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) met to plan for next year’s world congress. Sébastien Moine and Anne Letsch, on behalf of the Scientific and … Continue reading

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Council of Europe launches latest report on palliative care in Europe

The European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) has been integral to the development of this new report. Professor Phil Larkin, President of the EAPC, explains. The Council of Europe has launched its latest report on palliative care in Europe. The report … Continue reading

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Milestone on the road to Universal Health Coverage: Palliative care is now included in the Declaration of Astana on Primary Health Care

The International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC), as a non-state actor in official relations with the World Health Organization (WHO), was invited to attend the Global Conference on Primary Health Care in Astana, Kazakhstan on 25-26 October.   … Continue reading

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EAPC 2019 Researcher Awards: Don’t struggle, get motivated and apply now!

On behalf of the Scientific Committee of the 16th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), Yuliana Gatsolaeva and Lieve Van den Block (Chair of the EAPC Researcher Award Committee) encourage you to apply, or nominate someone, for the EAPC 2019 Researcher Awards. But hurry, … Continue reading

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EAPC 2019 Elections – it’s up to you!

Professor Phil Larkin, President, European Association for Palliative Care, explains how our members can get involved in electing the next EAPC Board of Directors. All good things must come to an end . . . The time has come for change. … Continue reading

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EAPC in Latin America . . .

Professor Phil Larkin, President of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), and Professor David Oliver, EAPC Board member, were invited to the 3rd International Congress of the Peruvian Society of Palliative Care in Lima, Peru, on 12 to 13 … Continue reading

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EAPC Board Matters: Board members of the European Association for Palliative Care meet in Paris

Professor David Oliver, University of Kent, and EAPC Board member, reports on key activities discussed at the autumn board meeting held in Paris in October. Our French palliative care member association (SFAP –Société Française d’Accompagnement et de Soins Palliatifs) held an International … Continue reading

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