Tag Archives: Australia

Upcoming end-of-life care conferences

For those of you interested in the global development of palliative care – here are a couple of dates for your diaries….




Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Queensland, Australia

The University of Queensland is looking for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to run an Australian Research Council Linkage Project entitled ‘Pathways to and through palliative care: A sociological study of patient, carer and clinician experiences at end of life’. A PhD in a related discipline and experience of qualitative research are required. The project is led by Associate Professor Alex Broom.

For more information click here.

Together! 2009 – Cultural Connections for Quality Care at the End of Life

The 10th Australian Palliative Care Conference and the 8th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference will merged and called “Together! 2009“.  The theme of this conference is ‘Cultural Connections for Quality Care at the End of Life’. According to the organisers this conference will provide an opportunity for people across the world to come together to address the issues and challenges involved in providing quality care at the end of life for all.