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27th Annual Palliative Care Education and Research Days

October 24, 2016 - October 25, 2016

Palliative Care Everywhere: accessible, inclusive, compassionate

October 24 – 25, 2016

Fantasyland Hotel – West Edmonton Mall
Edmonton, Alberta

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Covenant Health is proud to support and provide delegates the opportunity to gather, meet, share experiences and exchange ideas with colleagues representing many disciplines from all over Alberta and surrounding provinces.

The conference committee is excited to present renowned speakers this year in addition to two challenge panel discussions.
In-depth workshops, concurrent sessions and posters will address all aspects of end-of-life care. Topic areas include:

  • Back to Basics: Symptom management, direct clinical care
  • Emerging Issues & Trends: innovations and research in Palliative & End of Life Care
  • Challenging clinical care needs for Palliative and End of Life patients and their families
  • Psychosocial / Spiritual & Wellness

The deadline for submitting abstracts for oral presentations such as concurrent sessions and workshops, and posters is Friday, April 15, 2016. Abstracts on all aspects of end-of-life and palliative care are welcome. Submission instructions and descriptions of each type of presentation can be found online on the Abstract Submission page.

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Information on the conference can be found on the Covenant Health Palliative Institute website as well.
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We will be posting more information in future as it becomes available.


October 24, 2016
October 25, 2016


Fantasyland Hotel – West Edmonton Mall
17700 87 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5T 4V4 Canada
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