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Pictures and update from our DIAdIC conference

As you might have head by now, we hosted a our own conference last month. AND it was amazing! Just below 100 people registered for the conference, and people from
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New publication: Sexual satisfaction and its predictors in patients with advanced cancer and their family caregivers in six European countries: Baseline data from the DIAdIC study

A few weeks ago, a new paper looking at sexual satisfaction among patients and caregivers enrolled in DIAdIC. The paper was published in the journal Psychooncology. The paper is a
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We just hosted the DIAdIC conference in Barcelona! It was grand!

On the 15th of May, the DIAdIC conference took place. People from all over the world attended, and it truly was a day filled with insightful presentations. More information on
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New publication: A self-management psychoeducational eHealth program to support and empower people with advanced cancer and their family caregivers: Development using the scrum methodology

September last year, a paper describing the development process of the iFOCUS program was published in the scientific journal Internet Interventions. The paper presents the development of iFOCUS, a self-management psychoeducational
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New publication: Systematic translation and adaptation of the FOCUS program, a USA-based supportive intervention for persons with cancer and their family caregivers, for use in six European countries

At the end of last year, the article describing the development process of the FOCUS+ program was published in the medical scientific journal Support Care in Cancer. The article presents the
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DIAdIC project was officially prolonged for 6 extra months

As we all know, the COVID-19 pandemic has created unforeseen challenges and disruptions, which have significantly impacted people’s lives, all working processes and, in particular, DIAdIC project’s progress. This is
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EAPC and ECPC Congresses witness the impact of DIAdIC: empowering patients and transforming cancer research

This past month was a whirlwind of passion for advancing cancer care and palliative care at the highly anticipated European Association for Palliative Care 18th World Congress (15th-17th June) and
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Interview with professor Peter Hudson on the “Research protocol for an effectiveness-implementation trial of a dyadic digital health intervention (FOCUSau)”

We had a chance to interview professor Peter Hudson and have a brief talk about the intervention study he is leading called “Improving the wellbeing of people with advanced cancer and
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DIAdIC project Consortium meeting in Reggio Emilia, Italy

We are very pleased to have had the opportunity to once again discuss the progress of the project and its goals.  A few months ago, April 26 – 28 (Wednesday –
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7th Public Health Palliative Care International Conference

The 7th Public Health Palliative Care International Conference will take place in Bruges 20-23 September 2022. DIADiC co-lead Prof. Peter Hudson, will participate and meet with the teams VUB and
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