News & Honours

Article: A message to leave behindOctober 26, 2017“A message to leave behind,” by FLEX Legacy Project student, Katarina Wind, was recently published in the BC Medical Journal. To view article click here Read More

Save the Date: December 6, 2017October 12, 2017UBC Division of Palliative Care & BC Centre for Palliative Care Present: MASTER CLASS – PALLIATIVE CARE IN THE AGE OF INNOVATION AND CHANGE  Topics: Psychedelic therapy Existential suffering & hope Medicinal cannabis in palliative care Prescribing in presence of concurrent substance use disorder Improving care in BC: Research leadership and practice Update on MAiD Date […] Read More

Save the Date: CSPCP’s Advanced Learning in Palliative Medicine Conference 2018!July 10, 2017The 2018 Advanced Learning in Palliative Medicine Conference will be held in Toronto, ON this year from Thursday, May 31, 2018 to Saturday, June 2, 2018. Please click here to view more details. Read More

ALPM Conference 2018 Save the Date!December 6, 2016The 2018 Advanced Learning in Palliative Medicine Conference will be held in Toronto from May 31 – June 2, 2018. Please click here to view updated details. Read More

New Palliative Care Enhanced Skills options availableApril 18, 2016In October of 2015, CAPC’s Director Diane E. Meier, MD co-authored an opinion piece in the Annals of Internal Medicine with Arif H. Kamal, MD, MHS, Duke Cancer Institute and Jennifer M. Maguire, MD University of North Carolina School of Medicine. The piece, “Evolving the Palliative Care Workforce to Provide Responsive, Serious Illness Care” highlighted […] Read More

CHPCA UpdatesMarch 17, 2016Please click here to view the newsletter for updates form the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association. Read More