Upcoming events

MASCC/ISOO 2014 International Symposium on Supportive Care in Cancer
Miami, USA, 26-28 June 2014

18th International Conference on Cancer Nursing
Panama City, Panama, 7-11 September 2014

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.