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About PHPCI 2022

Introduction

The conference is co-hosted by the End-of-Life Care Research Group (Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Ghent University) and Compassionate Bruges, in association with the EAPC Reference Group on Public Health & Palliative Care and the EAPC Research Network.
The city of Bruges is closely involved in the organization of the conference together with Compassionate Bruges and the Visit Bruges Convention Bureau. The conference will take place in the brand new conference venue: Bruges Meeting & Convention Centre (BMCC).

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Please find below more information about the scientific, cultural and organizing committee.

More information? please contact endoflifecare@vub.be

Scientific Committee

  • Samar Aoun, La Trobe University and Perron Institute, Australia

  • Joachim Cohen, End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent, Co-Chair
  • Liesbeth De Donder, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
  • Luc Deliens, End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent, Chair
  • Steffen Eychmüller, Universitäres Zentrum für Palliative Care, Switzerland
  • Rebecca Hilton, Stockholm University of the Arts, Sweden
  • Bregje Onwuteaka-Philipsen, VUmc, Nederland
  • Denise Marshall, McMaster  University, Canada
  • John Rosenberg, President of Public Health Palliative Care International
  • Libby Sallnow, member of council Public Health Palliative Care International
  • Carol Tishelman, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
  • Raymond Voltz, Uniklinik Köln, Germany
  • Klaus Wegleitner, University of Graz, Austria

Cultural Committee

  • Alana Boone, Policy officer, Local social policy unit at city of Bruges, Belgium (& member of Compassionate Bruges team)
  • Louise D'Eer, PhD researcher, End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent, Belgium
  • Marijke Dheedene, Coordinator communication & valorisation, End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent, Belgium
  • Rebecca Hilton, Stockholm University of the Arts, Sweden
  • Ruth Raes, project coach Compassionate Bruges, End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent, Belgium
  • Julie Rodeyns, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
  • Else Gien Statema, Communication Trainer, End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent, Belgium, Chair

Organizing Committee

  • Alana Boone,  Policy officer, Local social policy unit at city of Bruges, Belgium (& member of Compassionate Bruges team)
  • Joachim Cohen, End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent
  • Luc Deliens, End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent
  • Nadine De Mot, management assistant,  End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent
  • Marijke Dheedene, coordinator communication & valorisation, End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent
  • Geertje van Duijnhoven, management assistant, End-of-Life Care Research Group VUB & UGent, Chair

PHPCI conferences

On the PHPCI website (https://www.phpci.org/) you will find some information on the previous conferences:

  • 2019 PHPCI6, Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia, 13-16 October 2019
  • 2017 PHPCI5, Ottawa, Canada, 17-20 September 2017
  • 2015 PHPCI4, Bristol, UK, 11-16 May 2015
  • 2013 PHPCI3, Limerick, Ireland, 25-27 March 2013