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Palliative Care Conference: Quality in Action – Our Northern Perspective

Friday, October 25, 2019
Delta Waterfront Hotel
208 St. Mary’s River Dr., Sault Ste. Marie ON, P6A 5V4

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine’s (NOSM) Palliative Care Program Planning Committee invites you to attend
the 2019 Palliative Care Conference to be held in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. The conference will offer a number of
sessions covering a wide variety of palliative care topics.

Palliative Care Conference Program


This conference aims to:
1. Identify and understand the challenges of current palliative care provision in Northern Ontario.
2. Develop a community of practice among palliative care providers in Northern Ontario, in all levels of
palliative care (primary, secondary, and tertiary).
3. Share local successes of quality palliative care in order to highlight sustainable initiatives in palliative care in
Northern Ontario.


This conference is targeted towards family physicians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, medical students, medical residents, personal support workers, hospice staff, and all allied health-care professionals working with palliative