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

HOSPICE Casa Sperantei – reaching the scattered homes

HOSPICE Casa Sperantei provides palliative care in Brasov and Bucharest and in two rural communities in Romania, caring for more than 2,600 patients annually (adults and children). Cristina Ghiran, Patient Services Director in Brasov, explains how the hospice team supports … Continue reading

Building Bridges: 14th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care

Cliquez ici pour la version en français Dr Wadih Rhondali is a member of the Scientific Committee of the 14th EAPC World Congress and the medical coordinator of a psycho-oncology unit in a psychiatry clinic in Marseille, France. He reminds … Continue reading

In front of the next step in palliative care in Poland

Speaking at a conference in Poland earlier this year, EAPC President, Professor Sheila Payne, met Dr Tomasz Gradalski, Medical Director of St Lazarus Hospice in Kraków, Poland, and invited him to contribute to the blog. Dr Gradalski talks about some of the challenges that confront palliative care … Continue reading