Category Archives: NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL REPORTS

“Galilee” Palliative Care Centre: A Greek Palliative Care Story

Galilee Palliative Care Centre, on the outskirts of Athens, provides palliative medical and nursing care, as well as psychological, social, and spiritual support to patients and their families, the first service to offer such a comprehensive range of support in Greece. Aliki … Continue reading

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Healing through compassionate leading in Spain: New president for SECPAL

As a membership organisation, the European Association for Palliative Care is proud of its strong relationship with its members, both member associations and individual members, across Europe and beyond. Today, we’ve invited newly elected president, Dr JP Leiva, to introduce … Continue reading

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Palliative care nursing: How the EAPC celebrated the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020

Today, Dr Julie Ling, CEO, European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) and PD Dr Piret Paal, Reader in Nursing Science (Palliative Care) and Deputy Director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing Research and Education at the Paracelsus Medical University … Continue reading

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Globalizing Palliative Care

How is palliative care implemented and practised in diverse cultural contexts? A new ERC-funded anthropological research project explores how palliative care changes end-of-life care in Brazil, India, and Indonesia – and what these local experiences mean to global models for … Continue reading

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Becoming the first palliative care nurse in Uganda  

CONTINUING OUR SERIES TO CELEBRATE THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE NURSE AND MIDWIFE 2020 AND THE BENEFITS THAT NURSING AND MIDWIFERY BRING TO THE HEALTH OF THE GLOBAL POPULATION.  To mark this world first, the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) is publishing … Continue reading

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