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2021 Palliative Care Masterclass Program

Plan your professional development for 2021 by checking out the Centre for Palliative Care Masterclass program!
All Masterclasses provide certificates of CPD hours.

The Centre for Palliative Care is committed to providing educational opportunities for clinicians working in specialist palliative care settings as well as those who work in care settings where patients will benefit from a palliative approach to care.

All teaching is provided by clinicians and educators who are experienced and passionate about palliative care.  The program content is evidence based and informed by clinical practice.

Details regarding the teaching team for each Masterclass will be made closer to the date.

You are welcome to register for one or more of the Masterclasses on offer.

All participants will receive a certificate of CPD hours for each Masterclass they attend.

Masterclass Program

Pain Assessment & Pharmacological Management for a Palliative Care Patient

Wednesday 4 August 2021 - Virtual Delivery
Wednesday 6 October 2021 - Virtual Delivery 

This Masterclass is a must for those looking to enhance their skills, knowledge and competence in the process of conducting a pain assessment for a palliative care patient

Register now - 4 August 2021 

Register Now - 6 October 2021 

Physical Assessment of the Palliative Care Patient

Thursday 26 August 2021

This Masterclass is a must for experienced nurses looking to enhance their skills and knowledge in the process of conducting a physical assessment for a palliative care patient


Advanced Communication Skills

Wednesday 8 September 2021 - Virtual Delivery

This advanced practice Masterclass will provide an opportunity to learn evidence-based communication skills and frameworks that you can use in your clinical practice.

Register Now

Writing for Publication

Semester 2 dates TBA

Are you a clinician who would like practical guidance on how to transform your research work into a publication? If yes, then this is the Masterclass for you.

Register your interest 

Recognition and Nursing Management of an Imminently Dying Person

Semester 2 dates TBA

Are you a registered or enrolled nurse who is wishing to learn more about caring for a dying person?

Register your interest 

How to register

Registrations are now open!

A link for virtual Masterclasses will be sent out to registrants closer to the event.

Register Register your interest 


Contact us on +61 3 9416 0000 or centre.palliativecare@svha.org.au