Hospice NZ Palliative Care Lecture Series
These palliative care lectures are delivered across New Zealand via teleconference. Harbour Hospice North Shore and Harbour Hospice Hibiscus Coast host these lectures and all health professional colleagues are very welcome to join us. A light breakfast is provided.
The lectures take place the first Thursday of every month from February until December from 7:30am – 8:30am. The Palliative Care Lecture Series is delivered free of charge as it is proudly supported by Cancer Research Trust.
No registration is required, please just come along.
Date: 6 July 2019
Topic: Update on Euthanasia
Run By: Dr Sinead Donnelly, Consultant Internal Medicine, CCDHB, Wellington
Date: 1 August 2019
Topic: Pressure injury prevention and slin care at end of life
Run By: Associate Professor Geoff Sussman, Monash Institute for Health and Clinical Education, Monash University
Date: 5 September 2019
Topic: "The Safe Death" from the perspectives of patients and family caregivers
Run By: Dr Sue Rainsford, Palliative Medicine Specialist, Cooma Calvary Health Care, Bruce Clare Holland House, Canberra
Date: 3 October 2019
Topic: Approaching the veil: traditional Maori end-of-life customs
Run By: Dr Tess Moeke-Maxwell, Research Fellow, University of Auckland
Date: 7 November 2019
Topic: What's new in nausea and vomiting
Run By: Dr Lana Gerguson, Palliative Medicine, Waikato District Health Board
Date: 5 December 2019
Topic: Interdisciplinary Care
Run By: Marion Jones, Professor of Interprofessional Learning, Dean, Graduate Research School, Auckland