The pre-congress seminar of the European Palliative Care Research Centre (PRC) and the European Association for Palliative Care Research Network (EAPC RN) took place at Jægtvolden Fjordhotell, Inderøy, Norway on 4-5 June of 2012.

A total of 61 participants from 17 countries across the world attended the event.

Presentations and discussions were held in four plenary sessions and nine parallel sessions on the cancer-related symptoms pain, cachexia and breathlessness.

Presentations from the seminar:
Cancer pain:

Cancer cachexia:

Cancer-related breathlessness:


The scientific committee:
Stein Kaasa (NO)
Kenneth Fearon (UK)
David Currow (AU)
Augusto Caraceni (IT)
Pål Klepstad (NO)
Vickie Baracos (CA)
Frank Skorpen (NO)

The sponsors:
Nycomed: a Takeda company
Den norske Eterfabrik and Molteni Pharmaceuticals

The full seminar programme can be downloaded here

Fant du det du lette etter?