Palliative care course for health care professionals who care for patients with advanced lung diseases.

LEAP Lung is an interprofessional course that provides health care professionals with the skills and competencies of the palliative care approach, with course modules and case studies contextualized to the respirology care setting.


Who is it for?

LEAP Lung is ideal for any health care professional (e.g. physician, nurse, pharmacist, social worker, etc.) who provide care to patients with advanced lung diseases.


Course Features

  • Interprofessional approach.
  • Built by Canadian palliative care experts.
  • Participants will receive a LEAP certificate of completion and an electronic copy of the Pallium Palliative Pocketbook.



This two-credit-per-hour Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 28 Mainpro+® credits.

This Group Learning program has been submitted for accreditation to the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.


Topics Covered Include

  • Taking Ownership
  • Being Aware
  • Advanced Care Planning and Decision Making
  • Pain Management
  • Essential Conversations
  • Dyspnea
  • Essential Conversations
  • Psychosocial and Spiritual Distress
  • Request to Hasten Death
  • Last Days and Hours

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Give us a Call

You can call us directly at
1-833-888-LEAP (5327).