Thanks to the generous support of the Cancer Research Trust NZ, Hospice New Zealand are delighted to present the Palliative Care Lecture Series in 2021.
This education opportunity is designed for healthcare professionals with an interest in palliative care.
The lectures will be delivered via webcast on the first Thursday of every month from February to December 2021 from 7.30 to 8.30am.
Cancer Research Trust NZ provides funding to enable all member hospice sites and other registered sites across New Zealand to access the series free of charge.
You can access these lectures by attending registered sites around the country.
Please contact Hospice New Zealand if you need details of your local registered site or if you are interested in registering your organisation as a site.
Third lecture for 2021:
Title : Skin Problems in Palliative Care
Presenters : Dr Frank Brennan
Dr Frank Brennan is a Palliative Care Physician based in Sydney, Australia. He has major clinical interests in the care of patients with End-Stage Kidney Disease and Motor Neurone Disease.
He is past President of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Palliative Medicine (ANZSPM). He is a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales.
Frank is a lawyer and has published extensively on the human rights dimensions of pain management and palliative care. He has published narratives drawn from his work that have been broadcast on Australian national radio.