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  • Importance of Respite | Palliative Care #4.9

    Learning Objectives: Discuss the importance of respite care in hospice​ Explore the impact of respite in paediatric palliative care​ Identify how respite care has been impacted by a COVID-19 world​ Discuss a case presentation Kat…
  • Ethics | Palliative Care #4.8

    Learning Objectives: To identify common ethical issues encountered at the end-of-life in pediatrics To review common principles of pediatric ethics and provide a framework for approaching challenging ethical issues To explore a…
  • Talking to Children about Serious Ilness, Death and Dying | PC #4.7

    “For adults grief is like wading through this enormous river whereas for children it's puddle jumping, but when they're in that puddle it's no different to the river.”​ - Julie Stokes, Winston’s Wish Learning Objectives: To explore perspectives and experiences…
  • Feeding for Comfort | PC #4.6

    Learning Objectives: By the end of this talk you will be able to answer the following question: Can we really do that?! Review of the legal and ethical positions on forgoing ANH in children​…
  • Perinatal Palliative Care | PC #4.5

    Learning Objectives: To describe Perinatal Palliative Care ​ To describe the target patient population​ To describe how to support infants and their families requiring palliative care ​ To describe important implications for…
  • Palliative Care Emergencies | PC #4.4

    Learning Objectives: Identify what is considered an emergency in paediatric palliative care How to mitigate emergencies in paediatric palliative care Dr. Gregorio Zuniga, MD, at Hamilton Health Sciences - McMaster Children's Hospital…