Palliative Care Section


Event dates for your diary:

  • Evidence and impact 17-Dec-18
  • From radical to real: Implementing new models of palliative care 17-Oct-18 
  • Applied therapeutics for palliative medicine: A course for doctors 8-Jan-19 to 6-Jun-19
  • Consciousness and spiritual experience during the dying process 28-Mar-19 
  • TEPs and ReSPECT 13-Jun-19

About this section


To promote a scientific approach to and understanding of the palliative management of patients, their families and carers. The objectives of the Section include to stimulate research collaboration between Section members and other disciplines, to serve as a link between disciplines in palliative care and to disseminate good practice and establish standards.

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Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.

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Applied therapeutics for palliative medicine: A course for doctors
Applied therapeutics for palliative medicine: A course for doctors

Tuesday 8 January 2019, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

This highly desirable 6 day course is spread over 6 months and will provide a robust grounding in all aspects of therapeutics in palliative medicine. The course is highly interactive using a variety of teaching methods. The core group of tutors (Independent Teaching Group for Palliative Medicine, ITGPM) is supplemented by guest speakers.

6 day | Registration: 08:45 | Organised by: Palliative Care Section |
Region: London | Accreditation: Find out more Arrow Links

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