Tag Archives: Palliative care in Serbia

The start of volunteering in hospice and palliative care in Serbia

NEW SERIES: HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE IN EASTERN AND CENTRAL EUROPE … Serbia’s first palliative care social worker and volunteers coordinator, Mijodrag Bogićević, is Patient Care Manager at the Center for Palliative Care and Palliative Medicine “BELhospice” and a member of … Continue reading

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Why the EU-funded project ‘Development of Palliative Care in Serbia’ is so important to me

Natasa Milicevic, MD, National Coordinator of ‘Development of Palliative Care Services in Serbia’, explains the background to her longer article published in the February issue of the European Journal of Palliative Care. More than 20 years ago I attended my first … Continue reading

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Where would we like to go? ATOME update from Serbia

Lukas Radbruch, Coordinator of the ATOME project (Access to Opioid Medication in Europe) reports on the ATOME National Symposium held in Belgrade on 3 October 2013. Where would we like to go? This was the question put forward by Milica … Continue reading

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A social work first in the Republic of Serbia

Pam Firth, Co-Chair EAPC Task Force on Palliative Care Social Work and Honorary Lecturer in Health Research, International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University, UK, reports on the first government accredited course in palliative care for social workers … Continue reading

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A night with the stars – fundraising in Serbia

Zoran Purković, Director, BELhospice, Serbia, explains how the hospice is not just pioneering palliative care – it’s starting a trend for fundraising too. It is just eight years since BELhospice opened its doors as the first specialised charity in Serbia to … Continue reading

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