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EAPC Matters – a summer message from the president

Phil Larkin, President of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) I know when summer arrives in Ireland for three reasons: it rains, the American tourists arrive, and it rains again. It is not all bad – we have had … Continue reading

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Making connections – EAPC President visits the European Parliament

Professor Philip Larkin, President of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), highlights some European Parliament initiatives that may offer opportunities for the EAPC to be seen as an authority on the delivery and practice of palliative care. Once in … Continue reading

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EAPC Board matters

Dr David Oliver, Board member of the European Association for Palliative Care, Consultant in Palliative Medicine at the Wisdom Hospice, Rochester, and Honorary Reader at the Centre for Professional Practice, University of Kent, explains some of the key issues that … Continue reading

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Celebrating 25 years of the EAPC: Remembering Professor Geoffrey Hanks

Franco De Conno, Honorary Director, and Heidi Blumhuber, Executive Officer, the European Association for Palliative Care, share memories of Geoffrey Hanks, founding member and a former president of the EAPC, in our special series to celebrate our 25th anniversary You … Continue reading

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Cause to celebrate?

Sheila Payne, President of the European Association for Palliative Care and Director of the International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University, UK, introduces our special series to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the EAPC We have cause to … Continue reading

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EAPC Board matters

Dr David Oliver, EAPC Board member; Consultant in Palliative Medicine, Wisdom Hospice, Rochester and Honorary Reader Centre for Professional Practice, University of Kent, UK, explains what’s going on behind the scenes at the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) The EAPC … Continue reading

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