Thursday, October 06, 2011, 12:15 – 1:30 PM
Institute for Life Course and Aging, University of Toronto
(University of Toronto, St. George Campus, 263 McCaul Street, 4th Floor Classroom)
In a repeated joint partnership, Hospice Toronto, the Institute for Life Course and Aging at the University of Toronto, the National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE) and the Toronto Central Palliative Care Network cordially invite you to the annual World Hospice and Palliative Care Day Special Seminar, reception to follow.
This year’s event is entitled “Hospice and Palliative Care in Resource-Poor Settings”
Keynote Speaker: John Mastrojohn III, Executive Director, Foundation for Hospices in Sub-Saharan Africa (FHSSA)
In this insightful and informative session, you will learn about hospice and palliative care service provision in resource-poor settings and opportunities for advocacy toward access to pain and symptom management around the globe. The session will be kicked off with an update on World Hospice and Palliative Care Day activities by Christopher Klinger, Co-Chair, NICE End-of-Life Issues Theme Team.