All Ireland Institute for Hospice and Palliative Care


Travel Bursaries EAPC 2014

The World Research Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) took place in Lleida, Spain in early June.

Travel Bursaries 2014

Pictured at the AIIHPC stand at the EAPC Conference 2014 were (L-R): Mr Joss Watson, Ms Martina O’Reilly, Dr Isae Kilonzo, Ms Debbie Hayden, Ms Fiona Hurley, Dr Audrey Roulston and Dr Sonja McIlfatrick

‘Conference Quotes’ from the AIIHPC Travel Bursary recipients:

One of my highlights included attending the EAPC Spiritual Care in Palliative Care Task Force meeting to discuss our progress and plan future initiatives to promote spiritual care education, research and practice. Debbie Hayden

I had a long discussion with Professor Peter Hudson from Australia as I was very interested in hearing about the theoretical perspective which he used on ‘Conducting Research with Family Caregivers’. Fiona Hurley

The travel bursary received from the AIIHPC provided me with a wonderful opportunity to hear first-hand the insights of some of the world leaders in Palliative Care Research. Martina O’Reilly

The highlight was the opportunity to hear from international experts and rising stars about a vast range of interesting research projects that are being conducted in palliative care settings. Dr Audrey Roulstonj

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