News 2016-11-29T11:45:23+00:00

Not a Palliative Medicine Specialist? The ACI Executive Committee needs you

The ACI Palliative Care Network Executive Committee is seeking a Medical Specialist from a specialty other than Palliative Medicine to join their Committee. A key area of responsibility for the Committee is to oversee the [...]

By | June 20th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Suffering, connection & authenticity: Palliative Care seminar keeps it real in Warilla

About 60 people gathered in Warilla near Port Kembla) yesterday 19th June to attend our Being Present: Spirituality, disruption and reflection in Palliative Care seminar. Speaking to the audience were Bernadette Orange (Palliative Care Clinical [...]

By | June 20th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Study participants wanted: Older prisoners, dementia, better care practices

Wed 27 June 3-5 pm via web-meeting. USyd researchers Fiona White & Sanetta du Toit are seeking the help of individuals who work with and have regular contact with older prisoners. "With this study we [...]

By | June 15th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Limited places available: Seminar on ‘Palliative Care and people with intellectual disability’

26th June. Dr Michele Wiese from Western University Sydney, and Ms Bernadette Curryer from the University of Sydney are part of a team that recently launched TEL: Talking End of Life with People with Intellectual [...]

By | June 14th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Palliative Care NSW contributes to an international perspective of volunteering

It's here! A recently released book by Oxford University Press The Changing Face of Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care: An international perspective features a chapter on palliative care volunteering in Australia, a story about [...]

By | June 5th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

What Matters Most: Grief and bereavement support in palliative care

What Matters Most in grief and bereavement support in palliative care? During National Palliative Care Week Dr Pippa Blackburn spoke about the burgeoning body of research into grief and bereavement that has developed over the [...]

By | June 1st, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments