Compassionate Communities: Before I Die Our keynote speaker is Dr. Jody Carrington from Olds, Alberta, and plenary speakers include LPN Pat Carlson, retired RN Rita Helmig, and a panel discussion including palliative physician Dr. Kevin Letley, Death Doula Rayne Johnson, and Bonnie Hoffman from Green Burials.
The CHPCA’s Learning Institute brings together health care professionals from across the country for an intense learning weekend. The program is directed towards intermediate and advance learning levels and is facilitated by the best faculty in Canada along with recognized international leaders to make up a most sophisticated caliber of educators and mentors. The Canadian… [More…]
The UBC Division of Palliative Care invites you to attend this series of 40-minute virtual presentations aim to share key messages learned from new Palliative Care initiatives in a variety of settings. These include urban emergency rooms, a rural hospice, a palliative outpatient clinic, vulnerable urban populations (including those with substance use disorders, unstable homing… [More…]
31st Annual Palliative Education & Research Day Kaleidoscope of Diversity: Honoring individuality in palliative care This year we are transitioning from an in-person conference to a completely online platform for Monday, October 19th, 2020. Our first priority remains the health and safety of delegates, our colleagues, exhibitors and the communities in which we live and… [More…]
Weathering the Seasons of Growth and Change CONFERENCE OBJECTIVES Advance the knowledge and skills of individuals working in the field of palliative care Advance the delivery of palliative care by advocating for increased awareness, navigation of systems, and utilization of available services Provide a networking opportunity for people interested in the field of palliative care… [More…]