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Event Title: Methadone for Pain in Palliative Care - Free Webinar
Organization: Canadian Virtual Hospice
Date of Event: December 04, 2019 to December 04, 2019 2:00-4:00pm Pacific Time
Location: , Other,
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Contact: Paolo Go
Audience: Health Care Professionals
Category: Event

In this free webinar, Dr. Pippa Hawley (Project Co-lead), Head of the Division of Palliative Care at the University of British Columbia will provide a brief overview of and lead a discussion on questions you may have on methadone prescribing. This webinar is of interest to those who are interested in taking the course and those who have completed the course and would like further information or to share their experience. To register email:‎ is a series of three education modules for physicians, nurses and pharmacists seeking to improve their knowledge in prescribing and managing patients prescribed methadone for pain in palliative care.  The course is certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and accredited by the Royal College.

The course was developed by Canadian Virtual Hospice and leading Canadian palliative pain management specialists, in collaboration with The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians, The College of Family Physicians of Canada, Pallium Canada and deSouza Institute. Funding was provided by the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer.

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