Category Archives: EAPC COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS

Advance Care Planning conversation: An open or a scripted conversation?

Continuing a series of posts from members of the ACTION Consortium about their European study that aims to investigate how to support people with advanced cancer to have a conversation about preferences and wishes. Marieke Zwakman, Marijke Kars and Hans … Continue reading

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EUPCA – Teamwork in Palliative Care

The European Palliative Care Academy (EUPCA) has just completed its third course week in Gdansk, Poland. Course leaders, Rev Dr Piotr Krakowiak, UMK University of Toruń, and Anna Janowicz, Hospice Foundation, Gdansk, describe some of the high points of the … Continue reading

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InSup-C launches new book on integrated palliative care – InSup-C publica un nuevo libro sobre cuidados paliativos integrados  

Haga clic aquí para obtener la versión en español  The InSup-C project has been investigating the best way to deliver integrated palliative care to people who have advanced cancer, heart failure or lung disease as they come towards the end … 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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Integrated Palliative Care Symposium in Brussels: Are you ready for change?

  Jeroen Hasselaar, Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands, and Sheila Payne, International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University, UK, are members of the Integrated Palliative Care InSup-C Consortium Management Team. The project has been investigating the best way … Continue reading

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Online learning in palliative care: A review

On 17 October, a new, free online palliative care course will launch. Register now! Dr Sean Hughes, Dr Nancy Preston, Dr Sandra Varey and Prof Sheila Payne, International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University, UK, tell us more … Continue reading

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Making positive change in palliative care: EUPCA/EAPC launches Leadership Award

Gerrit Frerich and Heather Graham from the European Academy of Palliative Care Coordinating Office explain the importance of a new leadership award on behalf of the European Academy of Palliative Care in collaboration with the European Association for Palliative Care. … Continue reading

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