A Well-Deserved Reputation

The longest-running Congress in Palliative Care and the leading event in the field since 1976.

A unique opportunity to meet, share experiences and exchange ideas with colleagues from 60 countries, representing all disciplines – nurses, physicians, social workers, physical and occupational therapists, music therapists, pharmacists, psychologists, pastoral care providers, administrators, volunteers...

In-depth workshops and seminars covering all aspects of end-of-life care, from the most current scientific developments in pain and symptom control to the large existential questions, to hands-on experiential sessions addressing practical issues faced every day.

Renowned speakers that deepen your understanding, and inspire you to renew your commitment to palliative care.

All session structured to allow ample time for dialogue, questions and thoughtful interaction.

Congress Planning Committees

Anna Towers, Congress Chair

Palliative Care McGill, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada

Dawn Allen, Associate Director

Palliative Care McGill, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada

Robin Cohen, Director of Research

Palliative Care McGill, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
Senior Investigator, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Kappy Flanders, Co-Chair

Council on Palliative Care, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada

Thomas Hutchinson, Director

McGill Programs in WholePerson Care, Montreal, QC, Canada

Bernard Lapointe, Flanders Chair in Palliative Medicine

Director, Palliative Care McGill, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada

Stephen Liben, Director, Palliative Care Program

The Montreal Children’s Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Mary Ellen Macdonald, Assistant Professor

Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada

Programme Committee

Hitesh Bhanabhai

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Hitesh Bhanabhai

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Hitesh Bhanabhai

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Hitesh Bhanabhai

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Hitesh Bhanabhai

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Senior Advisory Committee

Hitesh Bhanabhai

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Hitesh Bhanabhai

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Hitesh Bhanabhai

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Hitesh Bhanabhai

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Hitesh Bhanabhai

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada