Thanks to the generous support of the Cancer Research Trust NZ, we are delighted to present the Palliative Care Lecture Series in 2021.

This education opportunity is designed for healthcare professionals with an interest in palliative care.

The lectures will be delivered via webcast on the first Thursday of every month from February to December 2021 from 7.30 to 8.30am.

Cancer Research Trust NZ provides funding to enable all member hospice sites and other registered sites across New Zealand to access the series free of charge.

You can access these lectures by attending at registered sites around the country.

Please contact us if you need details of your local registered site or if you are interested in registering your organisation as a site.


Sixth lecture for 2021:

Title :               Whaowhia te kete matauranga: Fill the Basket of Knowledge

Exploring Mauri Mate – A Māori Palliative Care Framework for Hospices

Presenters :        Vanessa Eldridge

Vanessa is Manager Health Equity at Mary Potter Hospice in Wellington.  Vanessa has a background in nursing and has led and developed several programmes relating to loss and grief for Māori and leads the Hospice’s compassionate communities work. Vanessa has contributed to national research, publications and professional development material including the Foundations of Spirituality Programme with Hospice NZ and more recently Mauri Mate A Māori Palliative care Framework for Hospices.


You can access previous lectures by clicking here.

Please contact us with any queries about these lectures.

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