#hpco2017 HPCO’s Annual Conference

We are looking forward to welcoming distinguished industry experts and trailblazers who will share innovative, forward-looking, evidence-based research, hospice palliative care advances and a content rich and inspiring educational program. Conference Schedule: Accessing Compassionate Hospice Palliative Care Across The Continuum, Hospice Palliative Care Ontario’s 2017 Conference: Conference Program includes detailed descriptions for over 50 concurrent workshops. Program at a Glance provides an overview of presentations, including workshops in the leadership; research/clinical; psychosocial and volunteer streams. Oral Papers 23 papers will be presented. Poster Presentations 30 poster presentations will be on display for the duration of the conference. NEW at This Year’s Conference – New HPCO Member and Student Orientation For the first time at the Annual HPCO Conference, we’ll be hosting a New Member and Student Orientation welcome session. Please join us for light refreshments in the Grand York Ballroom on Sunday, April 23 from 2:15 pm – 2:45 pm. This is the perfect opportunity to learn more about HPCO, meet President & CEO Rick Firth and network with other new members and students. Just by attending you receive a gift!  We look forward to seeing you there! Compassionate Communities CoP Information Session Please join HPCO in the Thornhill Room on Sunday, April 23 from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm for a general information session regarding the newest Provincial Community of Practice on Compassionate Communities, including:
  • An overview of the Provincial Compassionate Communities (CC) CoP and Research Collaborative
  • CC CoP Activity Update and Membership Engagement
  • Some highlights from leading CC Projects in Ontario
  • CC Resources and Tools to support project development in Ontario
  • How to become involved