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Facultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut
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Posts By Càtedra WeCare

5th WeCare workshop

24 November 2017 |

The 5th WeCare workshop will take place on the 24th November 2017.

If you are interested in receiving more information, you can contact us –


How to register You can register for the workshop via the following link: registration … Read More

PhD and Postdoctoral research opportunities

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 … Read More

Mariona Guerrero, PhD student from our research group, presents her thesis

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 … Read More

WeCare PhD candidate Carmen Quiñoa presents her thesis

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. … Read More

PhD candidate Andrea Rodríguez Prat presents her thesis

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 … Read More

Seminar: Existential issues and meaning in life in palliative care

29 June 2017 |

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 … Read More

Course: haematology for palliative care professionals

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)

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15th EAPC World Congress in Madrid

18 May 2017 |

The WeCare team at the EAPC congress in Madrid.

Conference communications presented by WeCare Chair

Porta-Sales J, Moreno-Alonso D, Monforte-Royo C, Aliste-Sánchez L, Trelis-Navarro J, Sureda-Balarí A, Fernández de Sevilla-Ribosa A. Determinants of 6-month mortality in patients with haematological malignancies. … Read More

VII National Day for Nursing Palliative Care

18 April 2017 |

Cristina Monforte was the inaugural speaker for the VII National Day for Nursing Palliative Care

Title: “Promoting a culture of care. Caring for yourself to care for others”.


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Mariona graduates from the European Palliative Care Academy’s leadership course

18 April 2017 |

The European Academy of Palliative Care’s Leadership Course offers specific training to improve leadership skills in the field of palliative care as well as connecting professionals from different European countries. The training is coordinated by four relevant clinical and academic … Read More