More than 300 healthcare professionals attended the XVI Annual Conference of ALTIMA co-organized with the WeCare Chair

Last Friday, November 10, the XVI Áltima Conference for professionals was held with great success at the ONCE auditorium in Barcelona. This event, dedicated to Palliative Care, was organized by Áltima in collaboration with the WeCare Chair, providing an enriching space where participants could delve into the ethical principles that guide their professional practice. The…

Successful participation in the Conference on Bioethics applied to Health Social Work organized by ALTIMA and the WeCare Chair

Last Thursday, November 9th, the Bioethics Day applied to Social Work, an event organized by Altima in collaboration with the WeCare Chair, was held with great success. The activity took place in the auditorium of the General Hospital of Catalonia, where professionals from the sector met to reflect on the ethical principles applicable to the…

Outstanding Achievement at the XVI International Conference of SECPAL: Quim Julià, Awarded the Prize for the Best Doctoral Thesis in Palliative Care

In the framework of the recent XVI International Conference of the Spanish Society of Palliative Care (SECPAL), held on October 20 and 21 at the Palacio de Congresos de Salamanca, a distinguished recognition was announced for Quim Julià, director of the WeCare Chair. More than 700 palliative care professionals gathered at this momentous event, whose…

Successful Thesis Defense of Jennifer Malumbres on the Impact of an Educational Intervention on Home Caregivers of the Elderly with a Wish to Advance Death: “Outstanding Cum Laude”.

On October 23rd, Jennifer Malumbres Talavera successfully defended her doctoral thesis at the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya. The title of the thesis, “Impact of an educational intervention in home caregivers of elderly people who express a desire to anticipate death”, reflects the relevance and depth of her research in the field of Health Sciences. The…

PREDOCTORAL CONTRACT WeCare Chair 23-24 academic year

The WeCare Chair offers a three-year doctoral scholarship to train researchers in the field of end-of-life mitigation. The aim of the scholarship is to support a doctoral student in conducting research aligned with the interests of the WeCare Chair, focusing specifically on end-of-life suffering. REQUIREMENTS: DURATION: The scholarship lasts three years, without the possibility of…