Palliative Care Section

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Radical change: A blueprint for the next 50 years of dying - Friday 12 May 2017

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Marie Curie annual joint meeting -Friday 6 October 2017

MSc/MA meeting -Monday 18 December 2017

 

About this section

Purpose:

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.

Section members:

Anyone with an interest in the activities of the Section.

Section council:

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

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People who care: Relationships at the end of life
People who care: Relationships at the end of life

Friday 6 October 2017, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE

The programme for this meeting will be available in due course.

| Registration: | Organised by: Palliative Care Section, Marie Curie |
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Evidence and impact: Masters research in palliative care
Evidence and impact: Masters research in palliative care

Monday 18 December 2017, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE

The programme for this meeting will be available in due course.

| Registration: | Organised by: Palliative Care Section |
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Dignity, personhood and the culture of medicine

Free for RSM members / £6 non-members

Dr Harvey Chochinov provides an in-depth look into the history of dignity and personhood in medicine.

67 minutes | Organised by: Palliative Care Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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Palliative care, personhood and ethics in dementia

Free for RSM members / £6 non-members

Dr Julian Hughes discusses the philosophical aspects of caring for patients with dementia nearing the end of life.

32 minutes | Organised by: Palliative Care Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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Palliative Care Section
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  • Journal of Palliative Medicine
  • Progress in Palliative Care

 

Section Bibliography

For a list of what we have available via the library for this section, visit our bibliography page and then select the appropriate section link.

 

Association for Palliative Medicine

Association for Palliative Medicine

Research Methodology Workshop

Wednesday 29 March 2017

 

The APM Supportive and Palliative Care Conference 

Thursday 30 - Friday 31 March 2017

 

End of Life Care Study Day

Friday 31 March 2017

 

FICM Annual Meeting

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Hard cases or bad laws? A day of debate around contentious ethical aspects of ICM

Wednesday 24 May 2017

Venue: Royal College of Anaesthetists

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