Do you know someone who has made a major contribution to palliative care policy development?
Do you think they deserve to have their contribution recognised by their peers?
Would you like to nominate them for the inaugural Palliative Care Policy Development Award?
The Palliative Care Policy Development Award, launched by the European Journal of Palliative Care (EJPC) in collaboration with the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), is aimed at professionals working in palliative care worldwide who have made a substantial contribution to policy development through research, clinical practice or as policy activists.
Nominated individuals will be judged by a panel of EJPC Editorial Advisory Board members, chaired by EJPC Editor Dr Julia Riley, based on:
• The degree of their involvement in the policy development
• The multidisciplinary nature of the policy
• The impact of the policy on patient and family care
The Palliative Care Policy Development Award 2017 will be presented at the 15th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care in Madrid, Spain (18–20 May 2017).
The deadline for applications is Friday 31st March 2017. Please nominate the person of your choice using the online form below.