Category Archives: RESEARCH

Caregiving at the margins in palliative care

CATCH UP WITH SOME OF OUR ‘PAST POSTS’ – summer holidays are always a great time to catch up on articles you may have missed. Today, we’re republishing a post by Ashley Mollison, a PhD student, and Kelli Stajduhar, a professor of nursing, both … Continue reading

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Research for all Palliative Care Clinicians (RESPACC): A new Erasmus+ project

HOSPICE Casa Sperantei is a partner and coordinator of RESPACC – ‘Research for Palliative Care Clinicians’ – a new Erasmus + project (no. 2020-1-RO01-KA202-080128), that aims to introduce basic research competences to the day-to-day practice of palliative care clinicians. Liliana … Continue reading

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First Chair in Palliative Care established in Italy in Milan – at the National Cancer Institute and the Universita’ degli Studi di Milano

Augusto Caraceni, Professor of Palliative Medicine, Università degli Studi di Milano, Director of Palliative Care Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori di Milano and Chair of EAPC research network, and Gino Gobber, President, Italian Association for Palliative Care (SICP) and … Continue reading


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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Specialist palliative care staff’s experiences of talking with people with intellectual disability about their dying and death

WE’RE DELIGHTED TO PRESENT THIS MONTH’S ‘EDITOR’S CHOICE’ FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, THE OFFICIAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF THE EAPC Each month, Professor Catherine Walshe, Editor-in-Chief of Palliative Medicine, chooses an article that readers may find particularly interesting or useful and invites the … Continue reading

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