Vittorio Ventafridda Memorial Lecture
Established in 2010, in honour of one of the EAPC’s founding members, Vittorio Ventafridda, a keynote speaker is selected by the Scientific Committee to deliver the Vittorio Ventafridda lecture at each biennial EAPC World Research Network Congress. Vittorio Ventafridda Memorial Lecture winners have extensive palliative care experience and are renowned for their internationally relevant research in the field of palliative care.
Professor Stein Kaasa
EAPC World Research Congress Online 2020
Professor Irene Higginson
EAPC World Research Congress, Bern, Switzerland
Future-proofing Dame Cicely Saunders’ Centenery of Change: Integrating research, education and clinical care
Dr Russell Portenoy
EAPC World Research Congress, Dublin, Ireland
Palliative care services in the US health care system – what is the evidence?
Professor Augusto Caraceni
EAPC World Congress, Leida, Spain
Opioids in palliative care: How can research lead to a better clinical practice?
Professor Eduardo Bruera
EAPC World Research Congress, Trondheim, Norway
The development of a research field over 25 years: Most important findings and their impact
Dr Franco De Conno
EAPC World Research Congress, Glasgow, Scotland