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Registration for the 2014 Hospice Palliative Care Ontario Conference is now open! You can register online in a matter of minutes. The conference dates are Sunday, April 27 to Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Visit the conference page for the program and more details.
The Meeting of Our Hearts, a song in tribute to Dr. Larry Librach is now available for download. Bev Foster, who composed and performed the song has gifted it support of Hospice Palliative Care Ontario’s Dr. S. Lawrence Librach Award for Palliative … Continue reading
This week’s edition of our email newsletter will feature updates on the call for a new palliative care movement, both around the world and here at home. We’ll also return to our series on advance care planning by looking at Substitute Decision Makers. Subscribe now to … Continue reading
This week’s edition of our email newsletter will feature a look at the stunning new findings of the Global Atlas of Palliative Care at the End of Life, as well as a look ahead to our annual conference in April! We’ll also return to our series on … Continue reading
We invite you to visit the awards section of our website for new information on nominating your volunteers and colleagues for recognition at this year’s annual conference. Nominations are currently being accepted for a wide range of awards.
We wish to extent our deepest thanks to all the members of the program advisory committee for this year’s conference! Visit the program advisory committee page of our conference website for a full listing, including professional affiliations and bios for our … Continue reading
This week’s edition of our email newsletter will feature a look at an upcoming publication by the World Health Organization and the Worldwide Palliative Care Alliance, a celebration of our sector’s volunteers, and much more! We’ll also return to our series on advance care … Continue reading
This was the headline of a recent article in the Saskatoon StarPhoenix, calling for volunteers to join the Prairie Hospice Society. It’s an article that describes the vital and fulfilling work that the society’s volunteers do – and it’s an … Continue reading
We are very pleased to announce the keynote speakers and presentations for this year’s conference, which will be held from Sunday, April 27 to Tuesday, April 29, 2014. The speakers are as follows: Samir K. Sinha, MD, DPhil, FRCPC Director of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai … Continue reading
This week’s edition of our email newsletter will feature a look at the G8′s new commitment to confront dementia, details of a new primary care toolkit with an Ontario focus, and much more! We’ll also look at the value of “having the conversation” … Continue reading