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October 19, 2020 | Monday | 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Edmonton, Alberta


31st Annual Palliative Education & Research Day

Plenary Speakers: Dr. Cara Bablitz & Brenda Reynolds - The First Peoples of Canada: How heath equity can be improved by understanding our history Closing Speaker: Matt Day - The Crescendo Effect: Exploring key insights of professional musicians and offering a unique and engaging way to incorporate these into our daily lives

Learn about palliative care needs and enhance your knowledge of the practical aspects of care and of end-of-life issues. Explore current trends, issues and research with our invited guest experts and your colleagues.

This year the theme will be “Kaleidoscope of Diversity: Honoring individuality in palliative care”. Ensuring that the needs and wishes of each person 

In-depth workshops, concurrent sessions and posters will address all aspects of end-of-life care. Topic areas include:

  • Back to Basics: Symptom management, direct clinical care
  • Emerging Issues & Trends: innovations and research in Palliative & End of Life Care
  • Challenging clinical care needs for Palliative and End of Life patients and their families
  • Psychosocial / Spiritual & Wellness

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