Upcoming events

PhD course: PALC8001 Palliative care research - theoretical, practical, ethical and methodological aspects

Week 1 in Trondheim: 6-10 October, 2014
Week 2 in Edinburgh: 10-14 November, 2014


4th International Seminar of the PRC and EAPC RN
Amsterdam, 16-17 October 2014
Abstract submission deadline: 1 September


14th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care
Copenhagen, Denmark, 8-10 May 2015
Abstract submission deadline: 15 October



Vittorio Ventafridda lecture 2014 by Augusto Caraceni

Professor Augusto Caraceni, the chair of the palliative care programme at the National Cancer Institute in Milan, Italy, accepted the great honour to hold this year's Ventorrio Ventafridda lecture at 5 June, the day of the opening of the 8th World Research Congress of the EAPC in Lleida, Spain.

The title of his presentation was: "Opioids in palliative care: how can research lead to better clinical practice?"

You may download his presentation here.