About this event

  • Date and time Thu 31 Mar 2022 from 9:00am to 4:15pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Palliative Care

This is a pre-recorded webinar that will be available three days after the live in-person event on Thursday 31 March 2022, taking place at the RSM in London. You will be able to view the webinar whenever you like, up to 60 days from when it’s made available. Registered delegates will receive the link via email on Sunday 3 April 2022 to watch this on-demand webinar. 

This multidisciplinary meeting aims to deliver key updates on topics related to palliative care. The day will encompass a wide range of presentations that will focus on important updates on a number of topics relevant to palliative care medicine, diabetes, cardiology, liver medicine, seizure management, and oncology, all delivered by specialists in their fields.  

There will be regular intervals for audience participation and panel discussion to stimulate conversation and debate on these interesting topics.

This on-demand webinar will cover:

  • Acquire knowledge in multiple evolving areas of palliative care medicine
  • Participate in discussions and debates over these latest developments
  • Consider different ethical issues related to palliative care medicine

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Standard pricing available until 31 March 2022.


RSM Fellow RSM Student RSM Trainee
£36.00 £27.00 £18.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP Trainee Student
£60.00 £50.00 £33.00


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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Session one

Updates in oncology – targeted therapies and immunotherapy

Dr Michael Angelo Gonzalez, Consultant in Medical Oncology, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Update on endocrine management in palliative care

To be confirmed 

Panel discussion
Tea and coffee break

Session two

Cardiology dilemmas – the QT interval – should I worry?

To be confirmed 

Questions and answers
Lunch break

Session three

Hepatology and palliative care perspectives in liver disease

Dr Heather Lewis, Consultant Hepatologist, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Enhanced supportive care clinic in end stage liver disease

Dr Katherine Buxton, Consultant in palliative medicine, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Panel discussion
Tea and coffee break

Session four

Liberty protection safeguards in practice

Dr Jon Martin, Consultant in Palliative Medicine, University City London Hospital, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust

Seizure management in brain tumours

Dr Jeremy Rees, Consultant Neurologist, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square 

Panel discussion
Closing remarks
Close of meeting



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this on-demand webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations.

Registration for this on-demand webinar will close on Thursday 31 March 2022 at 1:00 am. You will receive the pre-recorded webinar link on Sunday 3 April 2022Late registrations will not be accepted.

This pre-recorded on-demand webinar will be available for registered delegates for 60 days on Zoom.


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