The National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE) - in collaboration with the Palliative Care ECHO Project and the Institute for Life Course and Aging (ILCA) at the University of Toronto - is hosting the World Hospice and Palliative Care Day Special Lecture as a way to honor international leaders in the field of hospice palliative care and to provide a platform to spread hospice and palliative care awareness /knowledge.
This talk will highlight public health developments in palliative care and link them to the theme of Healing Hearts and Communities.
Jeffrey B. Moat, CM
Chief Executive Officer, Pallium Canada
Allan Kellehear, PhD, Clinical Professor, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Vermont and Co-Founder and Inaugural President of Public Health Palliative Care International (PHPCI)
Duration: 1.25 hr
About the Palliative Care ECHO Project:
The Palliative Care ECHO Project is a 5-year national initiative to cultivate communities of practice and establish continuous professional development among health care providers across Canada who care for patients with life-limiting illness.