Are you working or researching in Palliative or end-of-life care?
Call for papers
The annual Kaleidoscope conference organised by St Francis Hospice is currently calling for papers. The 2014 Kaleidoscope conference will take place on May 28th & 29th and explores the theme of life and living at the heart of palliative care.
The call for papers closes on November 15th and the poster call will close on April 4th 2014. Further details on the call for papers is available HERE
Some additional events of interest to the palliative care community over the coming months include;
The Impact of Stillbirth
This conference hosted by the Pregnancy Loss Team, Cork University Maternity Hospital and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork takes place on Nov 2. Taking a wide ranging look at the impact of stillbirth the conference will examines the statistics, perinatal pathology and the bereavement experience following stillbirth. Further details on this conference are available HERE
Children’s Palliative Care: Connecting Home, Hospital & Hospice; This two day conference will take place on November 29th & 30th and is Ireland’s first interdisciplinary children’s palliative care conference bringing together professionals working in the care of children with life limiting illness. Further details and booking information are available HERE
Facing Loss, healing grief
This conference hosted by Dzogchen Beara will take place between Nov 29 and Dec 1 in Dechen Shying Spiritual Care centre. It aims to explore spiritual aspects of grief using meditation and contemplation. Further details and booking information is available HERE