World Hospice and Palliative Care Day Special Lecture

Event Date

Thursday, 29 October 2020

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day Special Lecture The National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE), in collaboration with the Institute for Life Course and Aging (ILCA) at the University of Toronto and Pallium Canada, is hosting the World Hospice and Palliative Care Day Special Lecture as a way to honor international leaders in the field of hospice palliative care and to provide a platform to spread hospice and palliative care awareness/knowledge. The 2020 online edition of the Special Lecture will take place on: Thursday, October 29, 2020 from Noon to 1 PM. Esme Fuller-Thomson, PhD, Professor, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto and Director of the Institute for Life Course and Aging, will provide a short overview on recent Institute developments and introduce the honoree. Dr. Sandy Buchman, Associate Professor, Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto and Freeman Family Chair in Palliative Medicine/Medical Director of Palliative Care, North York General Hospital is the distinguished 2020 Special Lecturer. His talk will address hospice and palliative care service provision in time of crisis and link to the theme of the World Day: My Care – My Comfort. To secure a spot for the live online lecture, please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. An archived version of the webcast will be made publicly available online via ehospice Canada after.

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  • Country: Canada
  • City: Toronto

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