2014 Annual Report

2014 Annual Report

The 2014 UBC Division of Palliative Care Annual Report is now available, please click here to download your copy!

We are excited to present “Palliative Care Everywhere” on Dec 8, 2014!

We are excited to present “Palliative Care Everywhere” on Dec 8, 2014!

***There will also be an hour long presentation at the Sheraton Wall Centre from 6:30-7:30pm on Dec 8th suitable for the PUBLIC. Please click here to view more information regarding the PUBLIC event. Please click here to register to attend this FREE event. The UBC Interdepartmental Division of Palliative Care is pleased to present an exciting Academic Half-Day “Palliative […]

Accredited Online Event: Palliative Care for Patients with CHF – Advanced Learning

Accredited Online Event: Palliative Care for Patients with CHF – Advanced Learning

WHO: Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association WHEN: Monday, December 10th, 2014 from 1-2:30pm (EST) WHERE: Online FEE: $55 (discounts for members and bulk ticket purchases) TICKETS: Please click here to purchase your tickets! WHAT: This session will examine end stage heart failure and palliative care for those afflicted. This advanced learning will build upon the […]

2015 ALPM Conference: New Frontiers of Palliative Medicine at The Westin Calgary, May 28-30, 2015!

2015 ALPM Conference: New Frontiers of Palliative Medicine at The Westin Calgary, May 28-30, 2015!

The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians will hold its 11th Advanced Learning of Palliative Medicine Conference at the Westin Calgary from May 28-30, 2015.  The conference is a key learning event not just for palliative care physicians but for family doctors and other specialists who want to enhance their knowledge of palliative care. Conference […]

CSPCP Statement on Bill 52

The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians has released a statement on the recently passed Bill 52 in Quebec “An Act Respecting End of Life Care”. Please click here to read the full statement.

Division of Palliative Care at the St John Hospice

Division of Palliative Care at the St John Hospice

St John Hospice is now open! Located at 6389 Stadium Road on the beautiful UBC Point Grey Campus, this hospice is a 14,000 square foot beautiful building. The Division of Palliative Care is now permanently moved in to the hospice, our offices are located by the lower doors to the West side of the building […]

$3 million award to Pallium Canada for Palliative Care Education

$3 million award to Pallium Canada for Palliative Care Education

The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health committed to increased palliative care training to help Canadians receive the compassionate palliative care they need. Funding is being provided to the Pallium Foundation of Canada for an initiative called, Building the Future of Palliative Care Together, which aimsto strengthen the community of clinicians, caregivers, educators, administrators, volunteers, […]