OVERVIEW

HPCO’s Annual Conference STRIVING FOR EQUITY in Hospice Palliative Care

When: Sunday, April 22 to Tuesday, April 24, 2018   Where: Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites, Richmond Hill, ON

Program Advisory Committee Co-Chairs:

Sandy Buchman MD CCFP (PC) FCFP Palliative Care Physician, PEACH (Palliative Education and Care for the Homeless),  CMA President Elect 2019  Dr. Sandy Buchman is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto and practices palliative medicine providing home based palliative and end of life care with the Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care, Sinai Health System in Toronto… Read full bio here.




Andrea Binkle RN MA Lead, Implementation at Ontario Palliative Care Network Andrea is the Lead, Implementation at Ontario Palliative Care Network and is a Registered Nurse with over three decades of experience in three major sectors of healthcare (acute care, community care, and long-term care). She is also an associate faculty member at Conestoga College… Read full bio here.  




Program Advisory Committee:

Namarig Ahmed, MN, RN, 
Community Nurse Coordinator, PEACH Coordinator


Naheed Dosani, M.S.C, MD, CCFP(PC), BSc, Project Lead & Palliative Care Physician, Palliative Education and Care for the Homeless (PEACH), Inner City Health Associates, Family Physician, FCJ Refugee Centre, Inner City Health Associates, Lecturer, Division of Palliative Care, Department of Family & Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Palliative Care, Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University.

Palliative Care Physician, Division of Supportive & Palliative Care, William Osler Health System
Medical Education Lead, Division of Supportive & Palliative Care, William Osler Health System
Palliative Care Medical Lead, Palliative Care Network, Central West LHIN 
Lecturer, Division of Palliative Care, Department of Family & Community Medicine, University of Toronto
Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Palliative Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University


Christopher A. Klinger, PhD, Chair, End-of-Life Issues Theme Team, National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE) 


Nadine Persaud, BSW, MSW, RSW, Ph.D. Candidate, Director of Client Services, Kensington Health Centre


Joshua Shadd, MD MClSc CCFP(PC), Director, Division of Palliative Care, Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University


The Call for Abstracts is now closed. We thank everyone who submitted an abstract for the workshop, oral paper and poster presentations.

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