Category Archives: EAPC Board Members

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

Professor David Oliver, University of Kent, UK, and a board member of the European Association for Palliative Care, describes key activities that were discussed at the latest board meeting held in Dublin, Ireland.   The EAPC Board met in Dublin, … Continue reading

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A consensus on palliative care in neurology – a collaborative approach

Professor David Oliver, Honorary Professor, University of Kent; Co-chair of Palliative Care Specialty Panel of the European Academy of Neurology and a member of the Board of Directors of the European Association for Palliative Care. Here, David explains the background … Continue reading

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The early days of the hospice movement in Croatia

Professor David Oliver, University of Kent, UK, and a board member of the European Association for Palliative Care, explains the background to a longer article published in the July/August of the European Journal of Palliative Care. Professor Anica Jušić has … Continue reading

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What are journal editors looking for in a research paper?

ANOTHER POST AHEAD OF THE 9TH EAPC WORLD RESEARCH CONGRESS IN DUBLIN THIS WEEK . . . Dr Catherine Walshe, Editor of Palliative Medicine, the research journal of the EAPC, discusses what makes a good paper, and how the journal … Continue reading

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

Dr David Oliver, EAPC Board Member and Honorary Professor, University of Kent, UK, describes key activities that were discussed at the latest Board Meeting held in Bucharest on 29-31 March 2016.   The EAPC Board meeting covered a number of … Continue reading

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European Association for Palliative Care and the Civil Society Forum on Drugs

The EAPC has recently been involved in discussions within the European Union (EU) in preparation for the upcoming United Nations General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem (UNGASS). Dr David Oliver, Board member of the European Association for … Continue reading

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A Christmas message from the European Association for Palliative Care

Professor Philip Larkin, President of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Tradition is an important issue. Especially at Christmas (if you celebrate it), traditions in our society, culture and families become all the more evident, although variable; the day … Continue reading

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