Palliative Care Zoom Lecture Series

Hospice NZ Palliative Care Zoom Lecture Series

These palliative care lectures are now being delivered via Zoom due to Covid-19. Attendance is free.

The lectures are held from 7:30am – 8:30am on the first Thursday of every month, from February to December. The Palliative Care Lecture Series is proudly supported by Cancer Research Trust.

Please register to get the Zoom meeting code and password. 


2021 Lecture series dates

  • Lecture 9 - Thursday 7th October
    Prognosis in Palliative Care
    Professor Paddy Stone
    Marie Curie chair in palliative and end of life care, University College London
  • Lecture 10 - Thursday 4th November
    Palliative Care in Aged Residential Care – an Age Old Challenge or an Old Age Challenge
    Bridget Marshall
    Clinical nurse specialist, Arohanui Hospice, Palmerston North

  • Lecture 11 - Thursday 2nd December
    Dying in the Margins: How Experiences of Poverty and Deprivation Influence Experiences at the End of Life
    Dr Naomi Richards
    Director of the Glasgow End of Life Studies group, University of Glasgow


These modules have given me insight into many aspects of palliative care that can be transferred into various area’s in my career as a NZ health professional

— Tammy Ockerse