Symptoms in Advanced Illness


Sacred Heart Health Service

Seminar Room, level 2

170 Darlinghurst Rd


Date details:

Event dates: 2-3 May 2019 OR 11-12 November 2019

Closing date for event registrations: 25 April 2019 (for May course) and 4 November 2019 (for November course)

Online registration and payment link:

Course overview:

This course is designed for registered nurses and allied health professionals working in clinical settings such as acute, chronic, aged care or palliative care. The course provides an overview of the most common symptoms experienced by patients with advanced illness and palliative care needs. 


Clinical Nurse Consultant

Key topics:

  • Pain Management and Assessment
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Breathlessness
  • Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy
  • Spinal Cord compression, Bowel obstruction and Hypercalcaemia in cancer
  • Ethical decisions in the management of advanced illness

Who should attend:

Registered Nurses and Allied Health professionals working in acute, chronic, aged care and /or palliative care setting who are providing care.

Course enquiries:

Cunningham Centre for Palliative Care

Phone: 8382 9441



$275.00 + GST

Maximum number of applicants:


Cancellation policy:

Cancellation provided up to 5 working days before the program a full refund will be issued. Cancellation past the 5 working days and before 24 hours prior to the program half refund will be issued. Cancellation with 24hrs prior to the program no refund is issued.


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