“Caring to the end”

News

7th International Workshop of the WeCare Chair

December 09, 2019

  On 22 November, the Barcelona Campus hosted the annual international workshop organised by the WeCare Chair with the support of Áltima, the Catalan Institute of Oncology and Ferrer. The conference, entitled New Horizons: Palliative Care in Haematology, brought together specialist national and international speakers in the field of haematology and palliative care. More than…

Seminar: The Impact of Cognition in Cancer and Palliative Care

June 19, 2019

Cancer and its treatments are known to contribute to cognitive difficulties that can interfere with various aspects of life. Despite the implications for all those with cancer, research has overwhelmingly focused on the impact of cognitive difficulties in cancer survivors. To raise awareness of this gap in research and treatment, on 19 June, the WeCare…

The WeCare Chair receives a grant from the Instituto de Salud Carlos III 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 has 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 this year, this is the…

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Team

Chair team

The WeCare Chair originates from a collaboration between three institutions: UIC Barcelona, l’Institut Català d’Oncologia and Áltima.

Josep Porta Web

Dr. Josep Porta

Director

Cristina Monforte Web

Dr. Cristina Monforte

Director

Albert Balaguer

Dr. Albert Balaguer

Coordinator

Contact

FACULTAT DE MEDICINA I CIÈNCIES DE LA SALUT

Phone: (+34) 935 042 000

Email: wecare@uic.es

Campus Sant Cugat

Josep Trueta, s/n
08195 S. Cugat del Vallès