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Call for Abstracts--2016 Annual Conference, Hospice Palliative Care Ontario

Deadline January 15, 2016

Widely recognized as a preeminent education and networking event throughout the hospice palliative care and broader health care sectors, Hospice Palliative Care Ontario's (HPCO) annual conference has earned a reputation for exceptional value.

Putting the Pieces Together – Collaborating for Quality Hospice Palliative Care in Ontario
Richmond Hill, Ontario
April 17 to 19, 2016
The Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel and Convention Centre

HPCO is now accepting abstracts for workshops, posters, and oral papers.

Abstracts reflecting evidence-based practice, best practice principles, clinical advancements, hospice palliative care research, innovative programming, system design and planning, and health system leadership will be considered.

Abstracts must be categorized into the following streams:

  • Research, Scientific/Advanced Clinical Practice
  • Leadership/Systems/Integration
  • Volunteer Management
  • Psychosocial/Spiritual/Bereavement/Complementary Therapy

The primary presenter (one person only) will receive a reduced registration fee of $400 for the three day conference.

Submission Deadline for Poster and Oral Paper Presentations: January 15, 2016

Please visit for more details and to review the abstract submission guidelines or contact Teresa Sottile, Program Coordinator at or call 416-304-1477 ext. 23.