XXVII Aragonese Conference on Geriatrics and Gerontology

23 de May de 2022

  On May 5 and 6, 2022, the XXVII Aragonese Conference on Geriatrics and Gerontology was held in Zaragoza. Both Dr Cristina Monforte and Dr Iris Crespo were invited to participate in a roundtable discussion moderated by Dr Rogelio Altisent, Director of the Chair of Medical Professionalism at the University of Zaragoza and vice president…

9th International Workshop. “Patients with advanced diseases with a desire to die: lessons learned”

11 de February de 2022

  The WeCare Chair has organised the 9th International Workshop, which this year is entitled “Patients with advanced diseases with a desire to die: lessons learned”. The desire to hasten death is a phenomenon that can occur in patients with advanced diseases, and has been linked to various physical, psycho-emotional, social, spiritual, and existential factors. Assessing…

Dr. Denise Pergolizzi participates in the National Cancer Institute as a guest speaker with the presentation “Assessment of needs in patients in palliative care”

10 de May de 2021

On April 30th, 2021, Dr. Denise Pergolizzi, psychologist and member of the research group “WeCare Chair”, gave a conference on the “Needs assessment in palliative care patients” at the National Cancer Institute (INCan) of Mexico. Dr. Pergolizzi, in her presentation, shared the advances in the research that she is carrying out in the context of…

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

18 de September de 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.…