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Workshop - Education in Palliative and End-of-Life Care- Oncology (EPEC)


This one day interprofessional workshop covers a comprehensive curriculum in palliative and end-of-life care topics, including core competencies in symptom management, ethical issues and communication skills in palliative care. The program is adapted by EPEC™-O Canada from the original EPEC™-O (Education in Palliative and End-of- Life Care for Oncology) course funded by the National Cancer Institute. It is developed specifically for clinicians caring for people with cancer in hospitals, and communities.

Accreditation:

  • College of Family Physicians of Canada – Mainpro+: This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto for up to 7.0 Mainpro+ credits.

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1: This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. You may claim a maximum of 7 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

Please note: We do not apply special pricing or refund the difference in price after you have paid for this course.

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Course Registration Ends
EPEC03MAR19
 
March 18, 2019 - April 8, 2019
Fee (CAD): $299.00
In-Class
11-Mar-2019