Category Archives: SOCIAL MEDIA

Killing me softly…

A campaign’s video, which shows a patient dying and suffering badly in a hospice, has created quite a storm of opinion on social media. Professor Lukas Radbruch, President of the German Association for Palliative Medicine (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Palliativmedizin, DGP) … Continue reading

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Bringing palliative care to the public: The impact of social media. An interview with Mark Taubert, winner of the 2019 EAPC Clinical Impact Award

Highlights of every EAPC Congress are the EAPC Researcher Awards, which recognise and support the work of scientists and clinicians who make an outstanding contribution to palliative care research.  We talk to Dr Mark Taubert, winner of the 2019 EAPC … Continue reading

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The Digital Legacy Conference to take place at #EAPC 2019

ONLY 66 DAYS TO #EAPC2019 … AHEAD OF THE 16TH WORLD CONGRESS OF THE EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR PALLIATIVE CARE TO BE HELD IN BERLIN, GERMANY, 23 TO 25 MAY 2019, WE BRING YOU SOME SPECIAL POSTS TO WELCOME YOU TO BERLIN. … Continue reading

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From Azerbaijan to Zimbabwe – what people liked most on the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) blog in 2018

Followers of the EAPC blog have wide-ranging interests and (in 2018) came from 168 countries – 86 per cent of the world’s countries. And that’s official because we’ve just checked our viewing statistics for last year to identify the ‘Top … Continue reading

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

The European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Social Media Team are delighted to announce the winners of the Top Ten most-viewed posts published on the EAPC Blog in the second half of 2017.  Earlier this year we were delighted to announce the … 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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Sowing the Seeds of a Global Conversation: The Salzburg Questions Series

In response to Human Rights Day yesterday, 10th December, Katie Witcombe, Outreach Administrator for the Cicely Saunders Institute and one of the facilitators of the Salzburg Questions series, explains the importance of using digital campaigns to shine a spotlight on neglected … Continue reading

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