Palliative Care Lecture Series - Breakfast Sessions - first Thursday each month

These sessions are open to Clinical staff who are interested in Palliative Care.

First Thursday each month from 7.30 - 8.30am

Hosted at : Yarrow's Education Suite, Te Rangimarie, Hospice Taranaki, 5 David St, Westown, New Plymouth - 06 753 7830

Lecture #5

Thursday 7th June 2018

Presentation: Complex Pain Management: the old and the new.

Presenter: Dr Ross Drake, Consultant, Paediatric Palliative Care and Complex Pain Service, Starship Hospital, Auckland.

Lecture #6

Thursday 5th July 2018

Presentation: Spiritual care for people with dementia.

Presenter: Professor John Swinton, Professor in Practical Theology and Pastoral Care; Honorary Professor of Nursing in the Centre for Advanced studies in Nursing and Chair in Divinity and Religious Studies, University of Aberdeen.

Lecture #7

Thursday 2nd August 2018

Presentation: Oncology - new immune therapies and low toxicity cancer therapies that is making it harder to tell when to quit.

Presenter: Dr Chris Jackson, Consultant Medical Oncologist, Mercy Cancer Care, Mercy Hospital, Dunedin and Senior Lecturer, Otago School of Medicine, Dunedin.

If you require further information regarding these Palliative Care Lecture Series for 2018 please contact Letiesha

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