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News & Events

Read the latest announcements, and participate in the numerous events and education sessions for Health Professionals as well as for Patients and Caregivers. 

The International Palliative Care Resource Centre hosts Media Watch which provides current global news regarding palliative care.  Media Watch is created and distributed by Barry R. Ashpole.

The Ontario Palliative Care Network Newsletter offers province-wide information on palliative care activity relevant to the regional networks. Click here to read the latest edition.

The Cancer Connection - Mississauga Halton Central West Regional Cancer Pogram's e-Bulletin provides insight into some of the great work the regional cancer program has been working on.

Events & Education

Educational events, workshops and seminars are held throughout the year, with some courses recurring from season to season.  Click on the links below to learn more about upcoming sessions in our communities.

For Health Care Providers

For Patients & Caregivers

For Patients & Caregivers

For Physicians

For Physicians

Learning Essential Approaches to Palliative and End-of-Life Care (LEAP) - sessions are hosted by the Mississauga Halton Palliative Care Network throughout the year, to gain further information contact

Paediatric Project ECHO - Hospital for Sicks Kids, Toronto

The Palliative Approach to Care in the MH LHIN - Group Learning Certified by CFPC for up to 1Mainpro+ credits

Hospice Palliative Care Ontario Annual Conference: April 28-30, 2019

Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians' Advanced Learning in Palliative Medicine Conference May 23-25, 2019

Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Conferernce: September 19-21, 2019