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The American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM), Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA) and National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) will host Clinical Advances in the Art and Science of Care - a Virtual Conference, from July 21 – 23, 2015. The conference is designed to advance the provision of innovative, evidence-based, exceptional hospice and palliative care. Provided live via the internet, Clinical Advances in the Art and Science of Care will feature live-streaming plenary speakers, webinar-based concurrent sessions, an exhibit hall, poster gallery, video library and unique opportunities for interaction.
NHPCO’s 16th Clinical Team Conference and Pediatric Intensive will offer extensive and intensive basic, intermediate and advanced educational sessions that will address a wide variety of topics that will help participants to realize these objectives:
Expand care provided in diverse settings to diverse populations;
Improve the function and practice of interdisciplinary teams;
Enhance the quality of evidence-based, ethical, effective and efficient care at the end of life;
Highlight innovative and advanced approaches for medical, psychosocial, spiritual and bereavement care
Improve the assessment of patient, family and community needs;
Champion new approaches that increase access to care;
Measure the quality of care, services and the systems that provide it;
Ensure regulatory compliance;
Expand pediatric palliative and hospice care for children and their families;
Participate in self-care opportunities;
Strengthen networking, discussion and sharing among hospice and palliative care professionals.
CTC 2015 General Conference Information
Oct. 29 –
The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Conference is the foremost national conference in Canada focusing on hospice palliative care. This year’s conference, New Challenges – New Horizons: Moving Forward, will take place from October 29 to November 1, 2015 in Ottawa, Ontario at the Westin Ottawa. The conference provides doctors, nurses, pharmacists, hospice palliative care and other allied healthcare professionals; and caregivers, volunteers, spiritual advisers, and social workers with the opportunity to share their experience and expertise on a national platform. This event continues to attract 600-800 hospice palliative care professionals each year and comprises many cutting-edge presentations and research outcomes.