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CPCRE Annual Conference 2019

Conference 2019 was held
Friday 19 July

Theme: Vulnerable and Under-served Populations.

Dr Frank Brennan
Palliative Care Physician, Calvary Health Care, Sydney
Vulnerable populations and assisted dying

Ms Andrea Grindrod,
Projects Manager, LaTrobe University Palliative Care Unit, School of Public Health.

Andrea has partnered with welfare and local government sectors to build end of life capacity in those areas. She has developed, in partnership with community, the Healthy End of Life Project (HELP), a research-informed, evidence-based community development framework to guide sustainable and collaborative communities.

Other speakers:    

Dr Alison Kearney, Staff Specialist Palliative Care RBWH - End stage liver disease, alcohol, social isolation, palliative care

Dr Robyn Brogan, Clinical Lead, Care at End of Life Project - Improving outcomes for Aboriginal communities

Melinda Scheltens, Social Worker, Hervey Bay Cancer Care - How does our specialist palliative care stack up against the National Palliative Care Standards?

Panel Discussion facilitated by Dr John Rosenberg - Caring for the vulnerable and reaching those in need


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Last updated: 27 September 2019