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ACEM Spring Symposium
ACEM Spring Symposium
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Dr Kate Grundy

Palliative Medicine Physician and Clinical Director - CDHB

Professional Bio

Kate is Clinical Director of the Canterbury Integrated Palliative Care Service and Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Otago. She established the Christchurch Hospital Palliative Care Service and has held a range of national and trans-Tasman leadership roles over the years.

Currently, Kate is Chair of the CDHB Clinical Ethics Advisory Group and is a subject matter expert for HealthPathways. She values highly the role of the non-specialist in providing high quality palliative and end of life care. 

Kate has a substantial role in education and teaching, focussing on decision-making and communication skills as well as clinical care and symptom management.

Kate's Presentations

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Oral Presentation
30 November 2022 1:55 pm
Auditorium 3 and 4
Palliative care in the emergency department

Panel Discussion
30 November 2022 2:40 pm
Auditorium 3 and 4