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Palliative Care Australia’s online art competition is back again in 2019, with this year’s competition including a physical exhibition at the 2019 Oceanic Palliative Care Conference (19OPCC) in Perth between 10 – 13 September. This year’s theme is “To Infinity & Beyond”, which encourages artists to consider beyond the limitations that are often placed on those living...
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Thank you to all who have submitted applications for PCA’s Continuing Professional Development Scholarships to attend 19OPCC. Applications are now closed. All applicants will be notified on Monday 24 June 2019 regarding the success of their application.  
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We’re delighted to announce the full innovative 19OPCC conference program is now available! Explore the Registration & Program Brochure (PDF) or the Interactive Program. This program has been designed to inform and inspire professionals, volunteers and consumers alike. The 3-day event will explore palliative care as a human right and discuss what can be done...
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We are delighted to announce that Naomi Mason from East Hume Palliative Care Consultancy Service, Albury Wodonga Health, has been awarded the Ian Maddocks Guest Lecture for 2019. The recipient of the Ian Maddocks Guest Lecture is considered to be the best submission by an author under the age of 40 who is engaged in...
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The Palliative Care Research Network (PCRN) has announced new funding opportunities for members wishing to attend the 2019 Oceanic Palliative Care Conference and other palliative care events. If you are a PCRN member you may be eligible for a travel grant of up to $1,500. PCRN membership is free, simply register online by Friday 10 May 2019....
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The aim of the pre-conference Workshop and Tours program is to increase the capacity of delegates to implement and advocate for effective, evidence-based palliative care models of care and policies into their respective communities and countries. These will all take place on Tuesday 10 September 2019 (except for ISPEC), have a limited participant capacity and are...
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We are delighted to announce that Dr Christian Ntizimira (Rwanda) will address attendees at 19OPCC in a keynote about Transcultural palliative care consideration in global health delivery to bring human rights in the centre of positive change. Dr Christian Ntizimira is a Masters Candidate at Harvard Medical School, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine,...
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If your organisation wants to be sure of reaching right across the palliative care sector in Australia, New Zealand and the Oceanic region, then attending this event is a must. Becoming a part of our conference builds your brand, strengthens the palliative and end-of-life care industry, creates unique relationships, provides networking opportunities and allows you...
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Universal Access: Oceans of Opportunities The theme for the inaugural Oceanic Palliative Care Conference is Universal Access: Oceans of Opportunities. The theme will allow for exploration of palliative care as a human right and what can be done to ensure people from underserved populations can access palliative care and have their pain and other symptoms...
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To celebrate World Hospice and Palliative Care Day, online registration for the inaugural Oceanic Palliative Care Conference is now available. Register before 29 June 2019 to access early bird savings of $155 and secure your place.
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