5th Maruzza International Congress
5th Maruzza International Congress


Registration for the congress is possible exclusively through the online registration system. It will not be possible to register on the day of the congress. The congress registration will close on the 8th May 2022. Fees for congress participants include:

  • Attendance to all scientific sessions
  • Delegate’s bag with printed Congress material
  • Entrance to the Exhibition
  • Coffee breaks and refreshments according to the program
  • Opening Ceremony and “Icebreaker” Reception on Wednesday 25th May 2022

The official language for the congress workshops, plenary and parallel sessions is English. Simultaneous translation to Italian is foreseen only in plenary.

Registration fees Until 15th February 2022 From 16th February 2022
Doctors € 420 € 570
Nurses, Psychologist , Physiotherapists, Social workers, Other professions € 320 € 420
Students, Trainees, Volunteers € 170 € 250
Low and lower middle income countries (60 reserved places)* € 150 € 150

*N.B. Proof of residence maybe requested for delegates from low and lower middle income countries

Pre-congress Workshops The pre-congress courses will run simultaneously on 25th May 2022 from 8:30 to 16:30. Please notice that pre-conference courses can only be booked on the online registration system in connection with the registration for the congress. Participation in the pre-congress courses will be limited to a minimum of 30 and a maximum of 80 participants, places will be allocated on a first come first-served basis. Fees for Participants include:

  • Attendance in the selected workshop
  • Coffee break with refreshments
Pre-congress workshop topics Duration Course Directors Until 15th February 2022 From 16th February 2022
Anticipation and Accompaniment in Perinatal Palliative Care 8hrs Alexandra Mancini

Elvira Parravicini

€ 140 € 190
Supporting families in distress or in crisis 8hrs  Jan Aldridge € 140 € 190
Symptom management in non-oncological children 8hrs  Julie Hauer € 140 € 190
Spirituality in PPC 8hrs Christina Puchalski € 140 € 190

EPEC-Pediatrics Train the Trainer will be held on the 28th and 29th of May 2022. Please notice that EPEC- Pediatrics Train the Trainer can only be booked through the  online registration system in connection with the registration for the congress. Participation  will be limited to maximum of 54 participants, places will be allocated on a first come first-served basis. Fees for Participants include:

  • 2-day face-to-face workshop 
  • Access to 18 online self-study modules (pain and symptom management, grief and bereavement, child development etc.)
  • Workshop kitbag (badge, notes, pen etc.)
  • Access to EPEC Dropbox materials
  • Light lunch during Congress days
  • Refreshments during coffee breaks
  • Certificate of participation (issued to participants completing ALL of the educational sessions)
  • Training materials included in the curriculum (on achievement of the certification)
Master Facilitators Duration Fee
Senior MF Stefan Friedrichsdorf, Justin Baker, Barbara Jones,

Junior MF Hans-Ulrich Bender, Ximena Garcia

16 hrs € 590,00

PAYMENT Payment can be made

By credit card:  credit card payment can only be made through the online registration system

By bank transfer: please remember to specify the name of the Congress and all participants’ names on the bank transfer document.

Make drafts payable to:  Fondazione Maruzza Lefebvre D’Ovidio Onlus Via del Nuoto 11 – 00135 Rome IBAN: IT41V0321103200052807821020 SWIFT: SENVITT1XXX Bank: Banca Patrimoni Sella & C. SpA Branch: Filiale di Roma -Largo Giuseppe Tartini, 3 00198 Roma

Important: All bank charges are the responsibility of the participant and should be paid in addition to the registration fees. If payment is made by a company or for more than one person, please make sure all names are indicated. In order to benefit from the reduced registration fee, registration and the relevant payment be completed by 15th February 2022. Thereafter the registration fees will increase as published.

CONFIRMATION As soon as the Secretariat has received the complete registration form and the required payment, a written confirmation will be sent by e-mail. For any queries regarding registration please contact: icppc@maruzza.org

INVOICES Only digital versions of invoices will be sent to participants upon completion of the online registration. The invoice will be issued using the contact details provided on the registration form.


  • Prior to 15th February 2022 – Full refund less €35 handling fees
  • From  16th February  2022 until to 6th March 2022 – 50% refund
  • After 6th March 2022 – No refund

All cancellations must be electronically mailed to icppc@maruzza.org

PHOTOGRAPHS AND VIDEOS By registering for the 5th  Maruzza International Congress on Paediatric Palliative Care all participants acknowledge and authorize the Congress Organizers the right to photograph and videotape congress delegates and to use such photographs and videos in any internal and external communication referring to the Congress, such as on its website, or other publications.


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