Blanca Goñi has won a scholarship to take part in the European Academy of Nursing Science

September 18, 2020

The European Academy of Nursing Sciences established their Summer Camps in the year 1998 and since then has formed tens of predoctoral students develop in the research field. The nurses interested to form a part have to present a candidature to opt for a spot. The course lasts three years and features three modules that are carried out in different cities in Europe.…

Andrea Rodríguez-Prat’s presentation at the ‘Jornada d’Actualització de la Societat Catalano-Balear de Cures Pal·liatives’

September 17, 2020

Around 80 assistants had the opportunity to listen to and comment with Andrea Rodríguez-Prat on their article “Feeling like a burden to others and the wish to hasten death in patients with advanced illness: A systematic review”. The publication was carried out with the collaboration of Dr. Albert Balaguer, Dr. Iris Crespo, and Dr. Cristina Monforte.…

Participation in the Ethic For Medics symposium in Amsterdam

September 08, 2020

     On March 7,  our director Cristina Monforte traveled to the city of Amsterdam to take part in the symposium ‘Ethics for Medics 2020’. In there, she had the opportunity to present a conference under the title ‘Suffering and the Wish Key Hasten Death in patients with advanced disease’. She used her time to present and explain the last works made by our researchers, which evidence the direct relation between suffering and…

Successful first webinar organized by the WeCare Chair

June 23, 2020

Access the recording Dying alone during the pandemic COVID-19: A reflection on clinical practice On June 11, the first Webinar of 2020 was organized with Aristo’s collaboration. For an hour and a half, we had the opportunity to discuss the meaning of leaving this world alone in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Throughout the…

WeCare Chair´s directors organized a closed research session in November in with national and international researchers

March 19, 2020

On November 23, a working session was held between hematology and palliative care researchers to design a research project aimed at improving the care of patients with multiple myeloma.   The directors of the WeCare chair participated in the session: Dr. Josep Porta, Dr. Cristina Monforte, and the team’s researchers, Dr. Andrea Rodríguez, Dr. Iris…

Research protocol of the national multicenter project (PI19 / 1901)

March 19, 2020

The research group of the WeCare chair, in collaboration with researchers from the team, has published the research protocol of the multicenter national project recently funded by the Carlos III Health Institute (PI19 / 1901). The project aims to design and systematize the evaluation of patients requiring palliative care. To do this, the team of researchers…

The WeCare Chair receives a grant from the Instituto de Salud Carlos III and the ERDF to design and systematise the assessment of patients in the field of palliative care

December 19, 2019

The Instituto de Salud Carlos III of the Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities and the European Regional Development Fund have awarded one of its grants to the team of researchers of the WeCare Chair for a national multicentre project focused on palliative care. Of the 589 projects to which the Spanish Government has awarded grants…