Thanks to the generous support of Genesis Oncology Trust, Hospice NZ is delighted to present the Palliative Care Lecture Series in 2017.
This education opportunity is designed for healthcare professionals with an interest in palliative care.
The lectures will be delivered via teleconference with a PowerPoint presentation that the speaker takes participants through.
The lectures take place on the first Thursday of every month from February to December 2017 from 7.30 to 8.30am.
Genesis Oncology Trust provides funding to enable all member hospice sites and other registered sites across New Zealand to access the series free of charge.
You can access these lectures by attending at registered sites around the country.
Please email us if you need details of your local registered site or if you are interested in registering your organisation.
Presentation: Updates on Dementia
Presented by: Associate Professor Sandy Macleod, Consult-Liaison Psychiatrist; Adjunct Associate Professor at the Department of Health Sciences, University of Canterbury; Older Persons Mental Health Service, Burwood Hospital, Christchurch
Presentation: Palliative approaches to the management of constipation - evidence and clinical implications for practice
Presented by: Prof. Philip Larkin, Professor of Clincial Nursing (Palliative Care), University College Dublin School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems and Our Lady's Hospice and Care Services, Dublin
Please email us with any queries about these lectures.