Event Summary:

The INTERNATIONAL PALLIATIVE CARE NETWORK POSTER EXHIBITION 2018 is ENDORSED BY THE EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR PALLIATIVE CARE

The International Palliative Care Network Poster Exhibition 2018 convenes palliative care experts from around the world at a virtual poster exhibition.

The ONLINE Poster Exhibition allows palliative care professionals to showcase their works to a global audience, to network and to exchange ideas. We encourage colleagues to submit their practices, which over the years have made an impact at national levels in the delivery of palliative care.

Palliative Care professionals from all disciplines, students and trainees are encouraged to submit. Posters presented at previous conferences will be accepted.

  • Online Poster Exhibition:  November 15 – December 15, 2018

Registration:

  • Free access to the poster exhibition
  • Access the exhibition by creating a complimentary account on palliativecarenetwork.com.
  • User data will be kept private and used for communications about Palliative Care Network.  If you wish to unsubscribe from communications, please send an email to info@palliativecarenetwork.com.
  • Registration will remain open during the month-long event.

Poster Viewing Guidelines:

Sponsors

  • Award Sponsor
    • International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care
    • 1st:  $300, 2nd:  $200,  3rd:  $100
  • Poster Exhibition Sponsor
    • American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Time Line:

  • ONLINE Poster Exhibition: November 15 – December 15, 2018
  • Awards announced: December 31, 2018

First Place:

Predicting Survival in Patients with Advanced Cancer in Home Care Setting Using Palliative Prognostic Index
Fadi Abu-Farsakh
Jordan

Second Place:

Health Related Quality of Life of Advanced Cancer Patients Who Express a Wish to Hasten Death
Iris Crespo
Spain

Third Place:

A Survey of U.S. Hospice Professionals Regarding Medical Cannabis Practices
Ryan Costantino
USA

Honorable Mention:

Ethical Issues Experienced by Healthcare Workers Providing Palliative Care in Nursing Homes: A Mixed Methods Study
Deborah Muldrew
United Kingdom

Honorable Mention:

Olanzapine for the Prevention and Treatment of Cancer-Related Nausea and Vomiting in Adults: A New Cochrane Systematic Review
Anna Sutherland
United Kingdom