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.…

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

17 de September de 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.…

Successful first webinar organized by the WeCare Chair

23 de June de 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…

7th International Workshop of the WeCare Chair

9 de December de 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

19 de June de 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…