European Association for Palliative Care

One Voice, One Vision in Palliative Care

Recognised by the Council of Europe, the EAPC is a European palliative care membership organisation for those working, or with an interest in palliative care.

12th World Research Congress of the EAPC 2022- online sessions 18th to 20th May

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Before you register for the congress……..

Please join us before registering for the congress so that you can pay the reduced congress fee. Members of our national associations can join the EAPC for free at A confirmation email will be sent confirming you are an EAPC associate member and providing you with login instructions for our site.  Please check your junk email folder if this does not arrive. 

Thank you for your continued support of the EAPC and we look forward to welcoming you to the congress in October.

17th World Congress of the EAPC 2021

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Renew your membership or join us

EAPC Membership renews each January 

Individual Membership: Individual members are invited to join the EAPC or renew their membership here.

Associate Membership: All current members of our National Associations are invited to join the EAPC or renew their membership for free here.

Membership benefits include:

  • Networking with 60 National Associations and individual members from countries Worldwide
  • Up to 25% discount on EAPC Congress registration
  • Weekly updates on latest topical issues for best practice in palliative care
  • Discounts on a range of subscriptions to our two official journals, Palliative Medicine and Journal of Palliative Medicine
  • Advertise palliative care events and career opportunities to an international audience
  • Access to member only content – journal articles, white papers, recorded webinars etc.

A chance to win a prize!

We automatically enter all our current members into the EAPC Members’ Prize draw. We are giving away exciting prizes, including free registration for the EAPC 2022 World Research Congress and free personal online subscriptions to one of our official journals, Palliative Medicine and Journal of Palliative Medicine. Prize Draw

Don’t delay, join today! 


EAPC are delighted to support our member organisations to advertise job and career opportunities free of charge. Advertisements are limited to positions that are open to an international audience, e.g. consultant or academic posts.

We also are currently advertising two EAPC Head Office posts: EAPC Blog Editor and Communications Officer

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Do you have a job opportunity that you wish to advertise with us?

EAPC members can advertise job and career opportunities free of charge using this link advertise your post with EAPC

Palliative Medicine Editor’s Choice articles

EAPC Members have unlimited personal access to full text Editor’s Choice articles.

EAPC Newsletter

Launched in 2012, the EAPC blog provides a platform for different views and personal perspectives on palliative and hospice care in Europe and beyond ­ – from moving stories to improved care. The blog is aimed at EAPC individual and associate members, and anyone involved, or interested, in palliative and hospice care worldwide. View all our blog posts here