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LEAP Facilitator Training Program will Ensure More Northerners Receive Quality Palliative Care

Pallium Canada Program Triples Number of Facilitators Trained in the North East Currently only 16 to 30% of Canadians have…

Dying to Know: Situating Death Education in Schools

Pallium Canada is back hosting #hpm Chat for the 2nd time! Last time we discussed the international Compassionate Communities (CC)…

Compassionate Community Niagara West: Learning to Live with Loss

A community model of supporting the bereaved “Grief is like the ocean; it comes on waves ebbing and flowing. Sometimes the water is calm, and sometimes…

Windsor-Essex Compassionate Community Initiative: Compassionate, Citizen-Driven Community Care

Pallium Canada has launched a new focus on the development of Compassionate Communities (CC) throughout Canada. This initiative was kick-started…

World Hospice & Palliative Care Day – Barbados

From October 8th to 17th members of Pallium Canada’s team travelled to Barbados in honour of World Hospice & Palliative…

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day 2015

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day occurs on Saturday, October 10, 2015. World Hospice and Palliative Care Day is a…

World Health Organization – Improving Access to Palliative Care

Great info-graphic from the World Health Organization (WHO) on improving access to palliative care:

Palliative Myths – Episode 2

Welcome back to Palliative Myths! Tonight we’ll be busting and correcting 5 more myths associated with palliative and end-of-life care….

#hpm Chat – September 23, 9-10 p.m.

What does public health have to do with palliative care? Today, every area of healthcare has a public health agenda….

Methadone for Analgesia: Physician, Capacity Building through Collaboration, Education and Mentorship in Southern Alberta

To prescribe methadone for analgesia (Chronic Pain Management) or for the treatment of opioid dependence in Alberta, Canada; physicians must…