Reports & Publications


CSPCP MAiD Survey Report (Feb 2018)

Palliative Care – A vital service with clear economic, health and social benefits (Feb 2017)

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News Release (Feb 15): Read More

How to Improve Palliative Care In Canada (November 2016)

Full Report – English: click here

Summary – English: click here

Summary – French: click here

Press Release: click here

We acknowledge the work of Dr. Eman Hassan and the BC Centre for Palliative Care for the white paper

Results of the National Palliative Medicine Survey


Data Report


Données du sondage national sur la medicine palliative

Points Saillants

Rapport de données



Palliative Medicine-Becoming a Subspecialty of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of CanadaJana Pilkey, MD, FRCP(C), James Downar, MDCM, MHSc, Deborah Dudgeon, MD, FRCP(C), Leonie Herx, MD, PhD, CCFP, Doreen Oneschuk, MD, CCFP, MHScEd, Cori Schroder, MD, MEd, CCFP, FCFP, Valerie Schulz, MD, FRCP(C), MPH. Journal of Palliative Care, First Published November 13, 2017.

APPEAL TO PHYSICIANS – OPIOIDS HAVE THEIR PLACE – Let’s avoid an unintended tragedy! A letter from the CSPCP published in CMAJ, November 2017.
Posted with permission from the CMAJ.
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Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians – Response to “The Making of
a Myth: Unreliable Data on Access to Palliative Care in Canada”, Dr. J David Henderson,
Health Law Review • 22:3, 2014, p. 49

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