The Blog of the European Association of Palliative Care (onlus)

EAPC Board elections: Introducing our candidates – Dr Catherine Walshe

This new series introduces candidates for the European Association for Palliative Care Board of Directors who will be standing for election (or in some cases re-election) in May 2015. We hope the blog posts provide an opportunity for candidates to explain … Continue reading

The challenges for provision of palliative care in Indonesia

Dr Christantie Effendy, PhD, a lecturer and researcher in the School of Nursing, Medical Faculty, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, explains the background to a longer article published in the March/April issue of the European Journal of Palliative Care. In … Continue reading

Colourful life of hospice volunteers in Europe  

Dr Ros Scott and Mag Leena Pelttari MSc (Palliative Care), Co-chairs of the EAPC Task Force on Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care. Volunteering plays a very significant role in hospice and palliative care. But when you start to think … Continue reading