8th November. Our pre-conference Workshops start in the morning at 08.30am with speakers from across palliative care. A big thanks to all our Presenters!

There is also a Guided Tour on the programme. Later in the day are the Palliative Care NSW Annual General Meeting and then the ACI Welcome Reception.

Click here for more details in the online Conference Programme.

8.30-10.30am  Workshop 1 Communication – The Heart and Mind of the Matter (Kathleen Wurth and Nilda Miranda, Palliative Care CNCs)

 10.30 for 11am bus collection  Guided Tour – Tender Funerals guided tour (Kay Cope)

 10.45-12.45am  Workshop 2 – You don’t always need the Palliative Care team: Last Days of Life Toolkit (Jo Davis (ISLHD End of Life Care Coordinator) & Bernadette King (Clinical Excellence Commission)

1.15-3.15pm  Workshop 3 Grief: An Introduction to Grief and Bereavement (Kristin Bindley)

3.30-5.30pm  Workshop 4 Let’s talk about basic drugs in palliative care (Dr Greg Barclay, Specialist Palliative Care Physician and Dr Zivai Nangati)

5-5.30pm  Palliative Care NSW Annual General Meeting

6-8pm  ACI Welcome Reception and Registration

The 2018 Biennial Palliative Care NSW Conference ‘Riding the Waves of Change’ runs 8-10th November at The Pavillion, 2 Bong Bong St, Kiama and at nearby venues.