10th Congress of the Europian Association for Palliative Care - Budapest 2007

Venue: ELTE University Congress Center

Location: Budapest, Pest, Hungary

Event Date/Time: Jun 07, 2007 End Date/Time: Jun 09, 2007
Early Registration Date: Feb 28, 2007
Abstract Submission Date: Nov 30, 2006
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It is our pleasure to invite you to attend the 10th Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), to be held June 7-9, 2007 at the University Congress Centre in Budapest, Hungary.

The biennial EAPC Congress has the ambition to be the most important palliative care event worldwide. All palliative care professionals and volunteers are welcome and shall feel at home at the Congress. The Congress slogan is “Connecting diversity” which is a melting pot of relevant research, evidence based knowledge, policy and public health issues. All the professional fields from academic science to clinical palliative care will be covered.

The main topics of the congress, plenary lectures and follow up: A global perspective of palliative care; Complementary Medicine; Cultural and religious aspects; Education and learning; Loss in the family; Palliative care for children; Pharmacology – new developments; Quality of Palliative care; Resilience of palliative care; Sedation, physician assisted suicide and euthanasia; Symptom control; The cognitively impaired, classification, diagnosis and treatment.

For more information or to register, please visit www.eapcnet.org/budapest2007 or call the Professional Congress Organiser, Blaguss Congress Bureau +36-1-374-7030. If you would like to be added to the mailing list, please e-mail us your postal address.

Important Dates:
Online abstract submission: September 1 to November 30, 2006
Early registration deadline: February 28, 2007

We believe that the scientific tradition of EAPC combined with the attractive city of Budapest will meet the interest of as many participants from the west as usual, but we also hope to welcome many new participants from the eastern countries.

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