Palliative care conference held

Presenters line up at the Cayman HospiceCare’s sixth biannual Caribbean Palliative Care Conference, held at the Westin resort on Sept. 27.

Presenters line up at the Cayman HospiceCare’s sixth biannual Caribbean Palliative Care Conference, held at the Westin resort on Sept. 27.

More than 150 delegates attended the one-day conference, which was open to the medical community and the public. The theme this year was ‘One goal, many paths to providing quality of life care.’

Topics included end-of-life management of patients with blood disorders, talking with children about illness and death, the benefits of holistic services, and cannabis in palliative care. – Photo: Maggie Jackson