Palliative Care WA State Conference 2016

Palliative Care WA State Conference 2016

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Pre-conference Symposium

Good Grief! Towards Evidence-Informed Practice and Practice-Informed Research

Hosted by Curtin University, this symposium will showcase the latest in grief and loss research presented by researchers from Western Australia.

You can expect to be impressed by a range of high-quality presentations that will be complemented by a moderated conversation between practitioners. 

Preview Pre-conference Symposium Program

Confirmed speakers include an exciting combination of health professionals, researchers, educators and policymakers, across a range of disciplines and sites including palliative care and universities.

Content will cover:

  • Reactions to grief

  • The role of health professionals

  • Bereavement risk assessment

  • Evidence-based  interventions

  • Carers’ perceptions

  • The impacts of community attitudes, social support and networks

  • Ethical issues

There will be an opportunity to engage in some creative activities that will continue to the full day Conference the following day.

In addition, you will receive copies of relevant publications so that the session can have a real impact on your professional development and practice.


Date: Tuesday 29th of November 2016
Time: 1pm - 5pm
Cost: $49 including afternoon tea
Register: HERE

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