The Maine Hospice Council and the Palliative Care & Quality of Life Interdisciplinary Advisory Council are proud to present the
Inaugural Statewide Palliative Care Conference
October 6 (Thursday, 5:00 to 8:00PM)
& October 7 (Friday, 8:00AM-4:30PM)
University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine
* October 6 - A Listening Session with Senator Angus King (tentative)
* October 7 - Keynote Speakers:
Betty Ferrell, PhD, MA, FAAN, FPCN.
"Spirituality: Identifying and Addressing the Powerful Domain of Palliative Care"
Jim VanKirk, MD
"The Value and Challenges of Providing Palliative Care in Maine: What Will it Take?"
Cordt Kassner, PhD
"Trending Palliative Care in Maine: 2016-2021"
In addition to the keynote presentations, there will be opportunities to participate in the following breakout sessions:
(All Workshops Subject to Change)
Closing General Session: Implementing Palliative Care Principles: Raising the Bar Statewide
Blocks of rooms have been set aside at
Belfast Fireside Inn
(Reservation deadline: September 1, 2022)
Belfast Harbor Inn
(Reservation deadline: August 6, 2022)
Mention the Maine Hospice Council Palliative Care Conference to reserve a discounted room.
(First come, First served)
We have tried to create a menu that considers dietary limitations, but If you have any restrictions you would like us to be aware of, please let us know.
Keep Watch For Upcoming Events!