Palliative Institute
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News and Events

News Releases

Launching (October 1, 2022)

Palliative Institute brings together renowned international speakers for Building Compassionate Communities Forum (Wednesday, March 8, 2022)

Advance care planning presentation scheduled for November 23 (Wednesday, November 10, 2021)

Registration for 32nd Annual Palliative Education and Research Day opens today (Wednesday, August 25, 2021)

Covenant Health Palliative Institute launches new provincial initiative to promote advance care planning (Thursday, April 15, 2021)



Annual Palliative Education and Research Day

Building Compassionate Communities Forum



Building Compassionate Communities: Raising Awareness of Palliative Care and Advance Care Planning in Alberta – An Action Planning Report (June 2022)


Palliative Care Stories in Covenant Media

Talking about death. The Vital Beat, May 2, 2022.
Supporting a grieving loved one. The Vital Beat, November 16, 2021.
Planning for the unexpected. The Vital Beat, October 12, 2021.
Specialized beds provide comfort at end of life. The Vital Beat, October 5, 2021. 
Final wish to wed fulfilled. The Vital Beat, July 19, 2021. 
The changing face of palliative care. The Vital Beat, May 7, 2021.
A daughter’s message for National Advance Care Planning Day. Covenant Strong, April 16, 2021
The new experience of grief. The Vital Beat, April 6, 2021. 
Helping Brad go home. The Vital Beat, July 2, 2020.