Queensland Government
Queensland Health

Centre for Palliative Care Research and Education

Who We Are

The Centre for Palliative Care Research and Education (CPCRE) was established by Queensland Health in 2001 to enhance palliative care services in Queensland through education and research endeavours.

 

CPCRE  is led by a consortium of organisations who work with other agencies to improve the quality of care provided to people with a life limiting illness. The organisations comprising the Centre for Palliative Care Research and Education consortium include:

What We Do

Palliative care is an approach that improves quality of life of patients and their families facing the problems associated with life threatening illness, through the prevention of suffering by means of early identification and impeccable assessment and treatment of pain and other problems, physical, psychological and spiritual.

 

The Centre's work focuses on:

   


Last Updated: 18 October 2013
Last Reviewed: 18 October 2013



 

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