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International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care - 2021 Advocacy Course 

The IAHPC is releasing a 8 module course discussing a variety of topics relevant to Advocacy in Palliative Care 

When: October 2021 

The modules will be assessable via Google Classroom, addressing the following topics.  
- Global and regional advocacy framework, institutional landscape.
- “Drug Policy” - a cornerstone of advocacy for essential PC medicines.
- The evidence base - IAHPC data platform and other indices
- Needs assessments.
-  Governance frameworks: National/regional PC advocacy and strategic partnerships with other CSOs; relationships with member states.
-  Case study: Relevant PC advocacy topics in a UN entity conference agenda and development of appropriate advocacy strategy.
-  Communication and presentation techniques.
-  Leadership skills.

Click here;  to be linked to the IAHCP website to register and for more information

CareSearch

CareSearch is an online resource of palliative care information and evidence. www.caresearch.com.au/Caresearch/Default.aspx

Palliative Care Australia

Palliative Care Australia is the peak national organisation representing the interests and aspirations of all who share the ideal of quality care at the end of life for all.
www.palliativecare.org.au/

Australian Prescriber

ANZSPM has representation on the Editorial Panel for Australian Prescriber - a free, independent publication providing readily accessible information about drugs and therapeutics, published by NPS MedicineWise. It covers topics for health professionals, students and consumers.

Australian Goverment Department of Health

What the Australian Government is doing to improve palliative care:

www.health.gov.au/health-topics/palliative-care/about-palliative-care/what-were-doing-about-palliative-care?utm_source=health.gov.au&utm_medium=callout-auto-custom&utm_campaign=digital_transformation

Ministry of Health New Zealand

www.health.govt.nz/your-health/services-and-support/health-care-services/palliative-care

PEPA and IPEPA

Australia's only free health placements in palliative care services and free palliative approach workshops. pepaeducation.com/

Queensland Government Health

A consensus-based list of medicines suitable for the management of terminal symptoms in community and residential aged care facilities in Australia 

Visit qld.gov.au for more details.