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…

Workshop online – FIS PI19/1901 ‘Implementation of a systematic assessment of multidimensional needs in Palliative Care: Multicentred Feasibility Study’

23 de May de 2022

  On 3 May 2022, WeCare Chair: End-of-Life Care held an online workshop as part of a funded project by the FIS PI19/1901 ‘Implementation of a systematic assessment of multidimensional needs in Palliative Care: Multicentred Feasibility Study’. The main purpose of the workshop was to present the results of the first phase of the project,…

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…

8th International Workshop

10 de December de 2020

For the eighth consecutive year, the WeCare Chair held its annual workshop on palliative care and end-of-life care with national and international experts and members of its own team. On this occasion, the International Workshop was titled ‘Understanding all the needs of the patient: a systematic evaluation‘, and kept the purpose of gathering and analyzing…