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Aboriginal Symposium – An Essential Learning Experience

(May 1, 2014 – Manitoulin, ON) Last Thursday a diverse group gathered at the Manitoulin Hotel and Conference Center to…

Creating Space

“Digital storytelling,” “the yellow brick road of medical education,” and “psychiatry as the most invasive medical discipline”…… None of these…

Advance Care Planning – It’s Never too Early to Prepare

It is something none of us like to imagine – one day waking up (or maybe not waking up) in…

La planification préalable des soins – Le Temps d’en Parler c’est Maintenant

Nous avons tous du mal à nous imaginer cette situation : se réveiller (ou ne pas de réveiller), un jour, dans…

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day Special Lecture

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day Special Lecture Thursday, October 24, 2013 Noon to 1:30 PM The National Initiative for…

Palliative Care Program Relocates to Ottawa

November 19, 2012 – Ottawa, ON. – The Pallium Foundation of Canada (Pallium Canada) has relocated from Edmonton, Alberta, to…

A Curriculum Needs Assessment for Primary Health Care Professionals Working with Aboriginal People

Cancer prevalence among First Nation, Inuit and Métis (FNIM) in Ontario is expected to significantly rise. The high rate of…

Federal Funding Announced to Improve Palliative and End-of-Life Care

The 2013 Economic Action Plan delivered by the Honourable James Flaherty, Minister of Finance, announced $3 million in funding over…