High honour for leading Australian palliative care researcher

061114Congratulations to our APHN member, Professor David Currow!

Flinders University’s Professor of Palliative and Supportive Services David Currow, has won the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) 2015 award for Excellence in Scientific Research in Palliative Care.

It is the first time the AAHPM Award has been bestowed on an Australian and only the third time it has gone outside the USA. It recognises meaningful, exemplary research contributions to the field of hospice and palliative care. Recipients are expected to present their research within the broad context of the field of hospice and palliative care…read more

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