The first full week of May marks National Hospice Palliative Care Week in Canada. The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association (CHPCA) reminds us this is a time to celebrate and share achievements of hospice palliative care throughout the nation, but it also provides a platform to look at shortcomings and create bridges for these gaps.
To help frontline clinicians during this difficult and stressful time, de Souza Institute will be offering select modules from the Interprofessional Education in Palliative Care (iEPEC) course free to all.
Breast cancer, one of the most common cancers worldwide, often leads to shoulder pain and restricted movement during or after treatment. In partnership with Cancer Care Ontario, de Souza Institute has developed the Shoulder Rehab after Breast Cancer course for clinicians working with breast cancer patients. This course deals with management of common late physical effects of surgery, chemotherapy and/or radiation.
Cancer care is changing rapidly, and no area is changing faster than complex malignant hematology. To address this need, we have partnered with Cancer Care Ontario to develop the Complex Malignant Hematology course. This course is designed to equip you with the knowledge you need to succeed in this challenging and rewarding subspecialty.
Improving the quality of life
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