PEPA empowers health professionals to deliver quality end-of-life care.
PEPA provides Australia’s only free placements in palliative care services for practicing health professionals (2-5 days duration) and free palliative approach workshops.
Participants undertake an observational placement of 2-5 days in a specialist palliative care inpatient, community or hospital based consultancy setting. Participants are supported to transfer learning into practice.
All health professionals and care providers working in primary care or other non-specialist palliative care settings.
A specialist palliative care staff member travels to the residential aged care service or Aboriginal health service to facilitate palliative care learning.
All health professionals and care providers working in primary care or other non-specialist palliative care settings where this model of learning is more appropriate.
All health care providers working with chronic, advanced and life-limiting illnesses.
New and existing PEPA mentors
PEPA National Project Manager
Queensland University of Technology
t: 07 3138 6121 e: Suzanne.Cosgrove@qut.edu.au
Last updated 02 August 2021