Tara Cook Award and 1st OPG Science Award for Action Chair Piret Paal

  Our sincere congratulations go to Action Chair Piret Paal for receiving the international Tara Cook Award 2024 for Innovation in Neuropalliative Education and the 1st Science Award of the Austrian Palliative Society (OPG) for her outstanding efforts in Palliative Care. As this year’s awardee of the prestigious Tara Cook Award by the International Neuropalliative…

EAPC Webinar: The impact of international collaboration in palliative care education and research

We like to point your attention on the EAPC free webinar presented by COST CODE-YAA@PC-EDU Action Chair Prof Piret Paal and titled “The impact of international collaboration in palliative care education and research“. Date: April 30, 2024 Time: 2-3 pm CEST For registration, please klick here.

CODE-YAA@PC-EDU 1st Working Group Meeting

  On June 27-28, 2024, the first CODE-YAA@PC-EDU face-to-face Working Group meeting is scheduled in Yerevan, Armenia. This meeting unites the projects Working Groups 1-6 to commonly present and discuss individual results and first milestones achieved, focusing on specific quality indicators defined for implementation of a gold standard in high-quality palliative care education and for…

International Symposium of Nursing Research Collaboration 2 – Online

On March 22, 2024, CODE-YAA Action chair Prof Piret Paal participates at the second ONLINE International Symposium of Nursing Research Collaboration, presenting the topic “COST Projects and Pathways to Follow in Nursing Research“. For registration and detailed programme please klick here. #costcodeyaa #palliativecare

CODE-YAA@PC-EDU presentation at the Annual Research Thinktank of the International Collaborative for Best Care for the Dying Person

On February 15, 2024, the CODE-YAA project was presented at the Annual Research Thinktank of the International Collaborative for Best Care for the Dying Person by Dr Stephen Mason. As head of CODE-YAA Working Group 1 (Gold Standard: Defining quality indicators for Palliative Care Education; testing the CODE-YAA tool), Dr Mason introduced our project, aims,…

CODE-YAA@PC-EDU Grant for EAPC 2024 13th World Research Congress

We are proud to announce our first CODE-YAA@PC-EDU conference grant, which will be offered to support young researchers, innovators, and PhD students from COST Inclusiveness Target Countries (ITC) or Near Neighbour Countries (NNC) whose abstract is accepted for oral or poster presentation at the EAPC 2024 13th World Research Congress in Barcelona, Spain (16-18th May…

CODE-YAA@PC-EDU Kick-off Meeting – successful and impressive!

CODE-YAA@PC-EDU is a project that aims to promote high-quality education and training in Palliative Care. The project was conceived, developed, and is now officially established. On January 30-31, 2024, the official Kick-off Meeting of our COST Action CODE-YAA@PC-EDU (CA22127) took place successfully at the Paracelsus Medical University in Salzburg, Austria. The meeting brought together the…

Election of Action Chair Piret Paal as Executive Committee member of the International Collaborative for Best Care for the Dying Person

We congratulate CODE-YAA@PC-EDU Action Chair Prof Dr Piret Paal for election as co-opted member of the Executive Committee of International Collaborative for Best Care for the Dying Person. Formed in 2014, the International Collaborative for Best Care for the Dying Person is a global network of clinicians and researchers sharing a common goal to improve…

First Pan-European Online Meeting of CA22127 CODE-YAA@PC-EDU

CODE-YAA@PC-EDU is funded by the European Union as COST Action (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) and supervised by COST Action Lead Prof Dr Piret Paal. At the first Management Committee Meeting (MC1) on 21st of September 2023, a total of 33 researchers from across Europe have met online for networking on implementation of the…