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09 May 2018

Professional Development Courses in Adult Palliative Care


Do you currently care for people with life limiting illness and their families? 

Would you like to improve your skills and knowledge to better meet the needs of adults with life-limiting illness including cancer and chronic diseases?  

The Adult Palliative Care module of the Specialist and Graduate Certificate in Palliative Care has individual short course subjects that are available to you to undertake as professional development days. These are particularly inviting to generalist health care professionals and/or those working in palliative care that want to update their skills but may not want to undertake formal postgraduate studies. These courses attract CPD hours and Certificates will be provided.  

Dates for the second semester include:

  • Pain Assessment and Management in Palliative Care – Thursday 19th July
  • Symptom Management in Palliative Care – Friday 20th July
  • Palliative Care in a Non-Malignant Context – Thursday 13th September
  • Family Centred Palliative Care & Cultural Issues – Friday 14th September

For more information go to University of Melbourne

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