WeCare Festival By Càtedra WeCare | 17 May 2018
WeCare promotes knowledge about important issues at the end of life through research, training and other social actions. The end of life is often identified with suffering. With this festival, we want to reflect that life can be meaningful, in …0
WeCare collaborator Silvia Fernández in Tedx Talks By Càtedra WeCare | 13 December 2017
Silvia Fernández, Social educator and counsellor specialising in art therapy and WeCare collaborator participated in TEDxYouth@PaseodelPrado.
Her talk about hidden stories in palliative care was entitled: “Death through art” and was presented in Madrid on the 25th March 2017.
5th International WeCare Workshop By Càtedra WeCare | 5 December 2017
For the 5th year in a row, WeCare Chair: End of Life Care has organised an international workshop. This year, the workshop took place under the title “Sufrimiento: hablar de aquello de lo que cuesta hablar”. The programme was …0
European research meeting in Barcelona By Càtedra WeCare | 5 December 2017
On the 26th November, WeCare hosted a research meeting with the European Consortium working on research into the wish to hasten death at the Barcelona Campus of the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya.
During the meeting, the researchers defined plans for …0
PhD and Postdoctoral research opportunities By Càtedra WeCare | 21 September 2017
PhD and Postdoctoral research opportunities with WeCare: End of Life Care
We are looking for PhD and postdoctoral candidates to join our research group. If you are interested in applying or you would like more information about WeCare, please write …0
Mariona Guerrero, PhD student from our research group, presents her thesis By Càtedra WeCare | 28 July 2017
A PhD student from our research group, Mariona Guerrero, presented her thesis Meaning in life and the wish to hasten death in patients with advanced illness.
This thesis was supervised by Dr Cristina Monforte Royo and Dr Albert Balaguer. The thesis …0
WeCare PhD candidate Carmen Quiñoa presents her thesis By Càtedra WeCare | 21 July 2017
A PhD student from our research group, Carmen Quiñoa, presented her thesis Experiences of primary carers of patients with multiple myeloma about the needs that arise during the process of illness: a qualitative study.
This thesis was supervised by Dr. …0
PhD candidate Andrea Rodríguez Prat presents her thesis By Càtedra WeCare | 13 July 2017
A PhD student from our research group, Andrea Rodríguez Prat, presented her thesis Two viewpoints of the wish to hasten death, dignity and autonomy in patients at the end of life. From empirical research to philosophical reflection. This thesis was …0
Dr Martin Fegg, WeCare collaborator, undertook a two day stay at the Sant Cugat Campus of the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya. During this time, he took part in research meetings with the team offering advice about existential issues and possible …0
Course: haematology for palliative care professionals By Càtedra WeCare | 16 June 2017
16th June 2017 Haematology for palliative care professionals: Multiple Myeloma
Organised by the Institut Català d’Oncologia and the WeCare Chair.
Programme (in Spanish)