Research

Over the years, Pallium Canada has co-authored and published multiple papers and reports on the work and impact of the LEAP courses and other educational resources across Canada.

Our co-founder, Dr. José Pereira and our Compassionate Communities National Lead, Bonnie Tompkins, have also delivered multiple oral presentations and poster presentations at various conferences, national and international. Browse through the list of our work below.

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Caregiver Education ReportReportNovember 15, 2018report
The Impact of Pallium Canada’s Interprofessional LEAP Courses on Generalist-Palliative Care CompetenciesConference PosterJuly 23, 2018poster
Compassionate Communities in Canada: it is everyone’s responsbilityPaperJune 7, 2018paper
Compassionate Communities – Startup Kit PilotConference PosterApril 26, 2018poster
End-of-Life Care on the Ground: Carpenter Hospice’s Community Volunteer Initiative (2017)Conference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
Improving End-of-Life Management in Long-Term Care Homes through Education across Canada: The Pallium Learning Essential Approaches to Palliative Care (LEAP) LTC Course (2017)Conference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
Implementing Compassionate Communities in Canada: Emerging Approaches (2017)Conference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
Educating Future Health Professionals: Pallium Canada’s LEAP Health Sciences Curriculum (2017)Conference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
Pallium’s Compassionate Schools Initiative (2017)Conference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
Building Primary-Level Palliative Care Capacity Across Canada: Pallium Canada’s LEAP Courses, Products and Infrastructure (2017)Conference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
Leveraging Pallium Canada’s LEAP LTC Course to Catalyze Commitment to Change and to Drive Improvement through Supportive Leadership (2017)Conference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
A National Approach to Palliative Care Education: A Suite of Learning Essentials for Different Settings (2016)Conference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
Building Primary-Level Palliative Care Capacity Across Canada: Pallium Canada’s LEAP Courses, Products and Infrastructure (2016)Conference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
Learning Essential Approaches to Palliative and End-of-Life Care (LEAP) in Long-Term Care (2016)Conference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
LEAP Renewal – National Standardized Interprofessional EducationConference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
Doodles, Snippets, Mind Maps & Apps: Just-in-Time Online Learning Options for Palliative and End-of-Life CareConference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
School Children & Their Understanding of “Major Change or Losses in Life” and How They Communicate with their Parents and Teachers to Improve Coping and Life SkillsConference PosterApril 6, 2018poster
Canadian Pallium Project Transition/Renewal Initiatives (2012)ReportApril 6, 2018report
Professional Hospice Palliative Care Spiritual Care Provider – Profile of Major Areas of Responsibility and Related Tasks (2005)ReportApril 6, 2018report
The Pallium Project – RRHII Contribution Agreement | A Health Human Resource CPD Initiative in Palliative Care (2003)ReportApril 6, 2018report
Learning and development dimensions of a pan‐Canadian primary health care capacity‐building project (2008)PaperApril 6, 2018paper
A generative response to palliative service capacity in Canada (2005)PaperApril 6, 2018paper
The Way Forward National Framework: A Roadmap for an Integrated Palliative Approach to Care (2015)Palliative Care in CanadaMarch 1, 2015palliative-canada
A Tie that Binds: Stakeholder Input and Proposed Directions for LEAP Renewal (2011)ReportDecember 1, 2011report
Not to be Forgotten: Care of Vulnerable Canadians (2011)Palliative Care in CanadaNovember 17, 2011palliative-canada
Helping Operationalize Palliative Expertise (2011)ReportJune 30, 2011report
Learning Essential Approaches to Palliative & End-of-Life Care (LEAP) Inter-provincial/-professional Courseware Renewal Workshop (2011)ReportApril 18, 2011report
The Pallium Project Resource Development Model (Collaborative, Peer-Reviewed Normative Resource Development) (2008)ReportFebruary 1, 2011report
The Competencies Required by Professional Hospice Palliative Care Spiritual Care Providers (2010)PaperJuly 17, 2010paper
The impact of a hybrid online and classroom-based course on palliative care competencies of family medicine residents (2008)PaperDecember 22, 2008paper
Reaching Beyond – Pallium Project – Phase III Consultation Results & Proposed Directions (2008)Conference PosterFebruary 1, 2008poster
Collaborative, Peer-Reviewed Normative Resource Development (2008)Conference PosterJanuary 1, 2008poster
Phase II Operations – Summary Report (2004-2006)ReportJune 30, 2007report
An Evaluation Framework for Complex Palliative Care Projects (2007)Conference PosterJune 7, 2007poster
Pallium Project (Phase II) – Briefing NoteReportFebruary 22, 2007report
View from the Canopy: The Pallium Project External Evaluation Report (2006)ReportSeptember 1, 2006report
A Development Framework for Hospice Palliative Care (HPC) Enhancements within an Existing Health Call Centre Program (2005)ReportDecember 6, 2005report
Putting Progress into Action (PPIA) | Newfoundland & Labrador Wordshop – Small Group Exercise Report Back (2005)ReportOctober 6, 2005report
Aboriginal Clients and Families: Providing Quality Care by Respectfully Engaging Diversity (2005)ReportSeptember 27, 2005report
Les intervenants professionnels en soins spirituels palliatifs – Profil des principaux domaines de responsabilité et tâches connexes (2005)ReportSeptember 27, 2005report
Putting Progress into Action (PPIA) | Nova Scotia Provincial Workshop – Small Group Exercise Report Back (2005)ReportSeptember 14, 2005report
Putting Progress into Action (PPIA) | New Brunswick Provincial Workshop – Small Group Exercise Report Back (2005)ReportSeptember 13, 2005report
Looking Back, Looking Ahead: Situating Pallium as a Learning-based Agent of Change (2003)ReportMarch 1, 2003report
An Online Journal Club for Palliative Care Professionals: Early Results from a Canadian Demonstration (2002)ReportOctober 8, 2002report
Palliative Care Leaders – Profile of Major Areas of Responsibility and Related Tasks (2002)ReportMarch 1, 2002report
Primary Palliative Care Professional – Profile of Major Areas of Responsibility and Related Tasks (2002)ReportMarch 1, 2002report