About this event

  • Date and time Mon 12 Dec 2022 from 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Palliative Care
Join us virtually for this special annual meeting, which will stimulate and inspire junior doctors, nurses and allied health professionals about the role of research in palliative care.
The webinar will showcase master’s level research and quality improvement projects, discuss the challenges and opportunities for research in palliative care and provide an opportunity for aspiring researchers to network with peers, academics and clinicians. The purpose of this meeting is to build the next generation of researchers in palliative care.
Benefits of attending:
  • Develop an understanding of research methodologies and career opportunities in academic palliative care 
  • Identify key opportunities and challenges for research in the context of palliative care
  • Learn about current research topics in palliative care

The Palliative Care Section: Research Prize and the George Adams Prize will also be given at this meeting. Please scroll down for more information on how to apply.

Tune into this webinar for an unmissable chance to network and connect with fellow researchers. There will be an interactive meeting room which will give attendees the opportunity to create a new network for palliative care peers and clinicians. 

For this meeting, the Palliative Care Section is pleased to be able to offer 10 bursary places to trainees and junior doctors working in palliative care or related fields. These will be offered on a first-come, first-serve basis and can be claimed by emailing palliative@rsm.ac.uk.


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Welcome and introduction

Dr Libby Sallnow, President, Palliative Care Section, Royal Society of Medicine 

Key speaker presentation

Dr Catherine Evans, Professor of Palliative Care, King's College London, Honorary Nurse Consultant, Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust

Oral prize presentation one

Dr Ben Anderson, Royal Oldham Hospital

Oral prize presentation two

Dr Philippa McFarlane, King's College London

Comfort break

Key speaker presentation

Dr Simon Etkind, Academic Clinical Lecturer Palliative Care, University of Cambridge

Oral prize presentation three

Miss Victoria Vincent, Plymouth University 

Oral prize presentation four

Dr Hannah Blackby, Northampton Hospital

Comfort break

George Adam's prize presentation and award

Ms Olivia Hicks, St George's, University of London

Announcement of prize winners

Dr Libby Sallnow 

Closing remarks
Close of meeting



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.

Registration for this webinar will close 1 hour prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 1 hour before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.
Webinar recordings will be available for registered delegates up to 60 days after the live webinar, via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place.
This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.