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Promoting Hospice & Palliative Care Worldwide


2005; Volume 6, No 9, September



Many ways to help support palliative care.

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IAHPC Condolences
Hurricane Katrina

Message from the Chair & Executive Director:
Kathleen M. Foley, MD
Liliana De Lima, MHA

Call for IAHPC Board Nominations

Article of the Month:
Dr. Ripamonti

Traveling Fellow's Report

IAHPC Traveling Scholars Reports
Lancaster University, UK
London, UK

Book Reviews:
Roger Woodruff, MD

Regional News

What's New?

Meetings and Conferences

Webmaster's Corner:
Anne Laidlaw

Editor's Notes:
Dr. William Farr

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Meetings and Conferences

"Mechanisms and Treatment of Cancer-Related Symptoms"

Sponsored by the Department of Symptom Research, at MD Anderson Cancer Center

September 10-12, 2005
Intercontinental Hotel, Houston , USA

For registration and information, contact

Department of CME/Conference Services ­ Unit 1381
The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
PO Box 301439
Houston , TX 77230-1439
E-mail to [email protected]
On-line at and select "Mechanisms and Treatment of Cancer-Related Symptoms."


Current Concepts in Cancer Pain Management: A Multidisciplinary Case-Based Symposium

Sponsored by the Center for Cancer Pain Research at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

November 3-4, 2005
Baltimore , USA

Registration and information:

Johns Hopkins University
Office of CME
PO Box 64128
Baltimore , ME 21264-4128
Fax (410) 955-0807


Second African Congress on Pain

Sponsored by the African Federation for the Study of Pain

November 16-19, 2006
Tripoli , Lybia

For registration and information:

Dr. Husni R. Ajaj
P.O. Box 72825
Alhadba Alkhadra
Tripoli - Libya
Tel: +218 91 313 8074
E-Mail: [email protected]


Australia and New Zealand Society of Palliative Medicine (ANZSPM) Conference

4 - 6th October 2006
Newcastle , New Zealand

For information and registration:

Contact the conference Secretariat
PO Box 180 Morisset NSW 2264
Phone: +61 2 4973 6573
Email: [email protected]


A Common Thread: The Evolving Role of Social Work in Palliative and End of Life Care

Sponsored by the Texas Partnership for the End of Life Care and the American Cancer Society

Sept 12-14, 2005
Austin , TX , USA Marriott at the Capital

For information and registration

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