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

From Austria to Armenia: Palliative care is sharing

Dr Avetis Babakhanyan, Hospital of Police of Armenia, Masis Medical Center, Armenia, explains the value of small training seminars that make a big difference. Recently I attended a seminar in Salzburg, Austria, dedicated to Palliative Care in Neurology and Neuro-Oncology … Continue reading

Going back to basics: Everything is communication…

Clique aqui para ler a versão em português Bárbara Antunes, Research Associate at Centro de Estudos e Investigação em Saúde da Universidade de Coimbra (CEISUC) Portugal   and Visiting Research Associate at Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London, UK. Do … Continue reading

Access to essential medicines for palliative care: Report from the 57th Commission on Narcotic Drugs

Katherine Pettus, PhD, represented the International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC) at the Vienna NGO Coalition on Drug Policy in Austria. She explains how the Commission on Narcotic Drugs is changing its view of access to essential medicines … Continue reading