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2008, 2018

What interventions improve the experience of pain in patients approaching the end of life?

By |August 20th, 2018|Latest News|

Date: Wednesday 21st November, 5.30 to 6.30 pm Venue: Central London, at a University College London Lecture Theatre Join us in November at UCL Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Department’s next research seminar.  Drawing on a wide range of research the speaker, Mike Bennett, Professor of Palliative Medicine at University of [...]

3107, 2018

CHALLENGE OR CONFORM: FINDING CONSENSUS IN AN EVOLVING SPECIALTY 27TH & 28TH SEPTEMBER 2018 JOHN MCINTYRE CONFERENCE CENTRE, EDINBURGH

By |July 31st, 2018|Latest News|

CHALLENGE OR CONFORM: FINDING CONSENSUS IN AN EVOLVING SPECIALTY 27 & 28 SEPTEMBER 2018 JOHN MCINTYRE CONFERENCE CENTRE, EDINBURGH We are delighted with the number of people who have already registered for this year’s conference, if you haven’t already done so please inform us of your choice of afternoon workshop.  The early [...]

1807, 2018

PG Cert Edgehill University

By |July 18th, 2018|Latest News|

Join a programme for frontline healthcare staff which enables you to confidently and effectively deliver individualised palliative and end-of-life care for people with advanced, progressive and terminal illnesses; Immerse yourself in an interactive virtual community of fictional patients and contribute to discussions which place the patient and family at the [...]

1807, 2018

Moving Centre Stage Conference, London

By |July 18th, 2018|Latest News|

The Cicely Saunders Institute, together with St Christopher’s hospice, will be holding a one-day conference titled “Moving Centre Stage: A new position for rehabilitation in palliative care” at the Harris Birthright Centre, Camberwell, London. We will have talks from international experts such as Professor Eduardo Bruera, Professor Derick Wade and [...]

307, 2018

‘From radical to real: implementing new models of care,’ the annual Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Conference open for registration

By |July 3rd, 2018|Latest News|

‘From radical to real: implementing new models of care,’ the annual Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Conference open for registration   Registration is now open for Marie Curie’s annual research conference held jointly with the Palliative Care Section of the Royal Society of Medicine. This year’s conference focuses on identifying [...]

2006, 2018

Scholarship opportunity MSc in Palliative Care course at the Cicely Saunders Institute, Kings College London

By |June 20th, 2018|Latest News|

The MSc programme is designed for all health and social care professionals working in palliative care and related areas. The course has developed a national and international reputation educating students who work in palliative and end of life care from all over the world. It is designed to enhance students’ [...]

3004, 2018

PCRS Grant Awarded to Dr Scott

By |April 30th, 2018|Latest News|

Congratulations to Dr Rosalind Scott who was awarded our recent PCRS grant to present her research at the European Association of Palliative Care Congress in Bern in May. Dr Scott will present on a European volunteer stories project, a schools bereavement project and an evaluation of a community volunteering project [...]

1203, 2018

New Website

By |March 12th, 2018|Latest News|

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website! Designed to be easy to navigate with information just a click away we hope that the new site will help to inspire and motivate people with an interest in palliative care research. We will continue to update the site with [...]

1203, 2018

PCRS and APM conference

By |March 12th, 2018|Latest News|

The APM’s Supportive & Palliative Care Conference in Association with the Palliative Care Congress, hosted by APM and the Palliative Care Research Society is being held in Bournemouth from the 15th-16th March 2018. The theme of the conference is Towards evidence based compassionate care and it is being held at the Bournemouth [...]

1203, 2018

Professor David Oliver – Research Seminar Talk

By |March 12th, 2018|Latest News|

Professor David Oliver recently presented a research seminar talk. Please click on the link below to hear his full seminar. https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/pgmi/news/ At present there is no curative treatment for MND, with the only treatment options slowing the rate of progression at best. Palliative care aims to provide a holistic approach to [...]

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