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Wednesday 19th November 2014

Opening Ceremony

Welcome from the Congress Chairs: Franca Benini

Keynote Lecture: Hope in Pediatric Palliative Care – Chris Feudtner


Thursday 20th November 2014

Plenary Session: Symptom control

Neurological symptoms – Julie Hauer

Respiratory symptomsStephen Liben

Nutrition and anorexiaRoss Drake

Psychosocial symptomsRut Kiman

Special session No pain for Children Award 1st Prize

Bereaved Siblings’ Advice to Health Care Professionals Working with Children with Cancer and their Siblings – Malin Lövgren


Friday 21th November 2014

Plenary Session: Emerging issues in Paediatric Palliative Care

DisabilityAdriano Ferrari

Assessing local needsMartha Mherekumombe

Integrative Therapies in Pediatric Palliative Care: HypnosisStefan Friedrichsdorf

Plenary Session: Research in Paediatric Palliative Care

EthicsRichard Hain
Patient outcomesJulia Downing

Keynote session

The rights of the dying childKathy Foley & Marcello Orzalesi

Conclusions and Closing Remarks

Franca Benini