The Societat Catalano-Balear de Cures Pal·liatives does homage and grants a recognition to Dr. Josep Porta-Sales

19 de May de 2021

In the framework of a continuing training course organized by the Societat Catalano-Baleaar de Cures Pal.liatives (web), the director of the WeCare Chair Dr. Josep Porta-Sales has received recognition on 11 May 2021 due to his prestige, contributions, and career in palliative care. It is 35 years of professional career in palliative care that the…

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.…

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…