Grantee details

Traveling Scholars Program Report

Regine Roche, DR

Travel date: October 18, 2022

Name of Meeting/Event/Activity: McGill International Palliative Care Congress

Origin: Petion-Villie, Haiti / Destination: Virtual Attendance, Canada


How was this meeting/activity helpful to you?

My participation in this congress allowed me to have access to many useful interventions, especially on the practice of online
teaching, the fragility of the elderly or the accompaniment of caregivers. The plenaries and workshops, I was able to attend, were very
However, I regret that I did not have access to many interventions that interested me but were not available online.

How will you new knowledge & acquired skills help in furthering your work in hospice and palliative care in your program/city/ or country?

The new information gathered at this congress will certainly permit me to improve the way I teach at the university level.

How IAHPC Traveling Scholars Program be improved in order to help other future traveling scholars?

The program is good; however my participation is not a reference because it was online, I did not have access to many interventions
during the congress including the workshop in which I was to intervene.
Nevertheless, it allowed me to participate and stay informed about what's new.
The online format certainly need improvement from the organizers; so everyone can benefit 100%