Palliative Care: Better Together

Interdisciplinary Collaboration in the Advancement of Palliative Care


Proudly offered by the UBC Division of Palliative Care & Victoria Hospice, this class showcases a series of presentations from experts in the field of palliative medicine. covering state-of-the-art patient-centred care of people living with serious illness, and their families. Learn about the latest advances in modern palliative medicine and interdisciplinary collaboration in the advancement of Palliative Care.

Topics covered include:

  • Integration of a palliative approach in the pre-hospital setting
  • Lymphedema management minimally invasive palliative procedures
  • Dyspnea: A multidisciplinary approach in palliative care
  • Delivering palliative care to vulnerable populations
  • Shifting to a palliative approach in LTC: what does it take?

Click Here for a schedule and details on speakers. (posted agenda could be subject to change)

Dates and Location

Date: Monday, October 7th, 2019

Time: 8:30am- 4:30pm

Location: Paetzold Lecture Theatre, Vancouver General Hospital, 899 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1M9

In-Person Registration

Registration to attend in-person:

Registration closed

Video-Conference Registration

Physicians (with CME Credits): $100 – Click Here for a list of locations.

Registration closed

  • Non CME Credit/Non-physician registration: FREE.

More Info

For questions about the event please email Kathryn Innman or 604-806-9686 ext. 64941

For questions about registration forms please email Brittany Clark.