Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians

Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians



 The Society will promote the highest quality of end-of-life care by physicians inCanada.


On behalf of its members the society will:

Advance the quality of life of the dying and their families.

Advance the field of palliative medicine.

Advance the interdisciplinary palliative care of patients and families.

Support the role of family physicians and other medical specialists in providing quality end-of-life care/palliative care through promotion of education and through advocacy.

Create a networking forum for palliative medicine physicians.

Promote and implement certification of physicians with special competence in palliative medicine.

Represent palliative medicine inCanadawith local, provincial, national organizations.

Contact:  Kim Taylor





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The 10th annual Advanced Palliative Medicine Conference “Stepping Stones and Milestones” will be held in Toronto from May 29 – 31, 2014.

Palliative Care Physicians and Family Physicians and Specialists with special interest in Palliative Medicine

Conference with plenary speakers and small group workshops