Prof Samar Aoun
Prof Aoun is Professor of Palliative Care at Curtin University.
Prof Aoun is a palliative care researcher with a public health approach and a focus on under-served population groups such as people with MND, terminally ill people who live alone and family caregivers pre- and post-bereavement. Samar has undertaken a number of projects that informed policy on service planning and the development of support structures for the palliative care community at the state, national and international levels. She is a member of the editorial advisory board of Palliative Medicine, and a member of an expert advisory group for the development of best practice guidelines in bereavement care in Europe.