Training

Opening training for interested professionals 

Program 2019 coming soon

E-learning for new health professionals

Has been taken by about 2000 health professionals who work at the HUG as part of the cantonal program.

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The training center offers training related to supportive and palliative care

Here is the list of training sessions related to supportive or palliative care in which you can register:

  • PALLIATIVE CARE AWARENESS (3 days)
  • PAIN AND PALLIATIVE CARE: ROLE OF THE CAREGIVER (2 days)
  • SUPPORTING THE PATIENT AND THEIR LOVED ONES AT END OF LIFE (3 days)
  • PAIN: ASSESSING IT, RELIEVING IT (2 days)
  • INDUCED PAIN (2 days)
  • CHRONIC PAIN (1 day)
  • ADVANCED DIRECTIVES FOR USE BY MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAMS (1 day)
  • CODE OF CONDUCT AND ETHICS IN THE PRACTICE OF CARE (3 days)
  • ETHICAL ISSUES IN PATIENTS WITH DEMENTIA (1 day)
  • DESIRE FOR DEATH: WHEN THE WILL OF THE PATIENT CHALLENGES THE PROFESSIONAL (1 day)
  • TAKING CARE OF YOURSELF (2 days)
  • BURNOUT PREVENTION (1 day)
  • STRESS REDUCTION BY MINDFULNESS (2 days)
  • FAMILY CAREGIVER: WHAT IS THE PARTNERSHIP? (2 days)
  • DAILY COMFORT MASSAGE (2 days)
  • TECHNICAL RELAXATION APPLIED TO PATIENTS (1 day)
  • PROVIDING AID AND SUPPORT TO FAMILIES (2 days)
  • SPIRITUALITY, RELIGION AND CULTURAL REPRESENTATIONS (3 days)
  • TRANSCULTURAL SKILLS IN CARE (2 days)
  • WORKING IN THE GENEVA HEALTH NETWORK (1 day)
  • RELATIONAL CARE: COMBINING ACTIONS AND WORDS (3 days)

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Undergraduate training

Medical students are offered different specific palliative care classes during their courses

Certificate programs

  • CERTIFICATE OF ADVANCED STUDIES (CAS) IN ONCOLOGY AND PALLIATIVE CARE - HES-SO GENEVAMore information
  • CERTIFICATE OF ADVANCED STUDIES (CAS) IN ELDERLY PATIENTS AND PALLIATIVE CARE - HES-SO GENEVAMore information
  • CERTIFICATE OF ADVANCED STUDIES (CAS) IN PALLIATIVE CARE - CHUV-SUPSI HES ARC
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Conferences

Program 2019 coming soon

Last update : 12/02/2019