Palliative Care Lecture Series


Thanks to the generous support from Cancer Research Trust New Zealand, Hospice New Zealand is delighted to offer free access to this programme of monthly palliative care lectures. This education opportunity is designed for healthcare professionals with an interest in palliative care. The lectures will be delivered via teleconference with a PowerPoint presentation that the speaker takes participants through.

The lectures take place on the first Thursday of every month from February to December 7.30am to 8.30am. Hosted by Hospice Waikato on site at 334 Cobham Drive, Hamilton, free of charge, no booking required just turn up on the day.

If you have any questions regarding these lectures please contact Andrea Jones on 07 859 1260 or email [email protected]

Palliative Care Lecture Series - 2020 Schedule

Lecture 6
2 July 2020
Palliative care in marginalised societies
Dr Huhana Hickey

Lecture 7
6 August 2020
Rural Palliative care for Maori
Ria Earp and Linda Hauraki

Lecture 8
3 September 2020
Palliative care for the older adult and dementia

Lecture 9
1 October 2020
Preparing for palliative care – undergraduate palliative care education in NZ
Lis Latta

Lecture 10
5 November 2020
Neurodegenerative disorders – Motor Neurone disease, Parkinson’s, Dementia and palliative care
Dr Janet Turnbull

Lecture 11
3 December 2020

To listen to previous lectures please click HERE

Palliative Care Lecture Series