We invite clinicians, students, and faculty to register for the Palliative Care Education and Research Days
Palliative Care Everywhere
October 24th & 25th, 2015
Fantasyland Hotel, West Edmonton Mall
Learn about palliative care needs and enhance your knowledge of the practical aspects of care and of end-of-life issues. Explore current trends, issues and research with our invited guest experts and your colleagues.
Early Bird Deadline is Friday, Sept 16, 2016
One Day $225 Early Bird Rate / $250 Regular Rate after September 16
Two Day $450 Early Bird Rate / $500 Regular Rate after September 16
To register for Covenant Health’s Palliative Care Conference, please click here
Geoff Mitchell, MD, PhD.
Professor of General Practice and Palliative Care at the University of Queensland
Topic: Case Conference Study Methodology with General Practitioners and Non Cancer Patients
Barb Pesut, RN, PhD.
Associate Professor, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia
Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) – Health, Ethics and Diversity
Topic: Challenges of a Home Death
Lorelei Sawchuk, MN, RN, CHPCN(C)
Nurse Practitioner & Education Lead, Covenant Health Palliative Institute
Topic: Difference Between Care and Caring
Challenge Panel Discussions:
“Everyone Wants to Die at Home: Myth or Fact?”
“Follow-up to Physician Hastened Death – where are we at now?”