Ireland’s 4th International Children’s
Palliative Care Conference:

Contemporary Challenges in the Care of Children with Complex and Palliative Care Needs
An Interdisciplinary Conference

Thursday 21st - Friday 22nd November 2019

National University of Ireland Galway


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Privacy Statement


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What we collect

We collect your name and email address when you use the contact form on our website.
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What we do with the information we gather

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