Category Archives: EAPC ACTIVITIES

International Journal of Palliative Nursing launches Palliative Care Nurse of the Year Award 2021

International Journal of Palliative Nursing invites nominations for an award to recognise a nurse who has made a substantial difference to the experience of individuals in the palliative and end-of-life care phase. Dr Brian Nyatanga, Consultant Editor of the journal, … Continue reading

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Members matter – join the EAPC community…

Julie Ling, Cathy Payne and Bernadette Pirihi, European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), invite you to become a member of the EAPC and explain the benefits you will receive. Membership has always been a key part of the EAPC as … Continue reading

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Palliative Care Research: The value of working together

Professor Christoph Ostgathe, President of the EAPC, and Professor Augusto Caraceni, Chair of the EAPC Research Network, emphasise the integral role of the Research Network within the EAPC, and the importance of their work promoting and supporting European palliative care … Continue reading

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Can Hospice and Palliative Care Volunteering Survive Covid-19?

CONCLUDING OUR SERIES ON CELEBRATING THE IMPORTANT ROLE OF VOLUNTEERS IN PALLIATIVE CARE… As the pandemic developed, many volunteer roles were stood down. Now, with the resurgence of the virus in many countries countless volunteers may have been prevented from … Continue reading

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Omega palliative home care: A volunteer’s perspective of the Coronavirus pandemic in Belgium

CONTINUING OUR NEW SERIES: CELEBRATING THE IMPORTANT ROLE OF VOLUNTEERS IN PALLIATIVE CARE… Today, our guest writer is Sabine van der Hoorn, a volunteer with the Omega palliative home care, Brussels, Belgium, who describes the impact of the pandemic on … Continue reading

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