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The 2019 Advanced Learning in Palliative Medicine Conference took place in Calgary from May 23-25, 2019. The theme was” Expanding Our Reach Together”. The conference consisted of 2 ½ days of learning and networking through a variety of workshops, keynotes, exhibits, and social opportunities. Our advanced-level medical conference is open to palliative medicine physicians, physicians interested in palliative care, medical students and residents. Hosted by the Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians.

ALPM 2020 will be in Hamilton, Ontario from May 28-30, 2020. Pre-conference programming will take place on May 27th.

Program details will posted in fall 2019 and registration will open in January 2020.

Congratulations to CSPCP Award Winners

The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians is pleased to announce the CSPCP Award Winners for 2019. Please join us in congratulating:

Dr. Mike Harlos (MB): CSPCP Lifetime Achievement Award
Dr. Camilla Zimmermann (ON): Eduardo Bruera Award in Palliative Medicine
Dr. Naheed Dosani (ON): CSPCP Humanitarian Award

Profiles of the Award Winners are posted on the Awards page of our website.

The winners will be honoured at the Awards prsesentation during the 15th Annual Advanced Learning in Palliative Medicine Conference in Calgary on Thursday, May 23.

Congratulations and thanks to Dr. Harlos, Dr. Zimmermann and Dr. Dosani for their outstanding contributions to our field.