Category Archives: EAPC ACTIVITIES

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

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 spring board meeting held in Bologna, Italy, from 20 to 22 March 2018. The … Continue reading

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Global views on palliative care for older people: Priorities in research and clinical practice

Julie Ling, CEO European Association for Palliative Care, and Sheila Payne, Emeritus Professor, International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University, UK, invite you to a Special EAPC Seminar organised jointly with the PACE project – Palliative Care for … Continue reading

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Final programme for the 10th EAPC World Research Congress now online …

  Ragnhild Green Helgås, on behalf of the scientific committee, gives an update on preparations for the upcoming world research congress in Bern. The 10th World Research Congress of the EAPC in Bern, Switzerland, is just a couple of months … Continue reading

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The next Italian challenge: Primary palliative care development

Caterina Magnani is a physician specialized in anesthesiology and general practice, and Head of Research at Antea Palliative Care Centre in Rome, Italy. Together with colleagues of Antea, she has translated the ‘EAPC Primary Palliative Care Toolkit’ into Italian. Carlo … Continue reading

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New videos for clinicians, teachers, researchers and patients to show how early palliative care might work for people with all illnesses

Big changes have recently been made to the web page of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Primary Care Reference Group. Scott Murray and Sébastien Moine, Co-chairs of the Primary Care Reference Group, unveil some of the great resources … Continue reading

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Winter Summit in Palliative Medicine – Heart and Spirit in Palliative Care

Dr Piotr Sobanski, Chair of the European Association for Palliative Care Task Force on Palliative Care for People with Heart Disease, reports on a recent conference held in Poland that could be the first step for a joint programme of … Continue reading

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What’s to like in palliative care: Our most-viewed posts on the EAPC Blog in 2017

The European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Social Media Team are delighted to announce the most-viewed posts published on the EAPC Blog in the first half of 2017.  Last year, we were delighted to welcome yet more great contributions to enrich the … Continue reading

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