The McGill International Palliative Care Congress

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October 15 - 18, 2024

McGill University’s International Congress on Palliative Care is the longest running congress for this field. Founded in 1976 by Dr. Balfour Mount and his colleagues, it is now organized and hosted biennially by Palliative Care McGill. Over 1,500 delegates, from more than 65 countries participate in making this one of the most interdisciplinary palliative care congresses. Every other year physicians, researchers, nurses, psychologists, social workers, pharmacists, music therapists, art therapists, physical therapists, spiritual care workers, volunteers and many others gather from around the globe to learn from and with each other for the betterment of palliative care. Please join us in celebrating and enriching palliative care around the world.

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The Call for Abstracts is officially open to receive your submissions! Whether for workshops, panels, proffered papers or posters, we invite each and every one of you not only to submit your proposals, but to spread the word among your professional networks and close collaborators.

The Call for Abstracts site may be found here, so mark your calendar with the submission deadline of March 8, 2024.

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