About this event

  • Date and time Tue 1 Mar 2022 from 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Palliative Care

This event is the UK launch of the new Lancet Commission on the Value of Death. Join The Lancet Commission and a multidisciplinary host of speakers to learn about and debate the key components of this new report. 

A live stream of this event is available. To book onto the live stream, please click here.

Delegates will have the special opportunity to hear from the Commissioners involved in the report directly, to debate wide-ranging issues relating to contemporary death, dying, grief and to understand the relevance of the Commission report and recommendations for their practice.

Meeting objectives:

  • Understand the challenges relating to how people live, die and grieve globally 

  • Explore the broader context including climate change, assisted dying, COVID-19, and efforts to achieve immortality

  • Appreciate the role we all play in shaping how people die and what they experience at the end of life and in grief 

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Standard pricing available until 01 March 2022.


RSM Fellow RSM Trainee RSM Student
£96.00 £57.00 £30.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP Trainee Student
£176.00 £105.00 £55.00


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

Disclaimer: All views expressed at this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations.

Registration for this event will close at 01:00am on 1 March 2022Late registrations will not be accepted.

This event will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be  distributed  in future on various internet channels.

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