APM Events

In association with the Palliative Care Congress

Save the date 15-16 March 2018

Bournemouth International Centre

@ASPConf2018 #ASPPCC2018

Towards evidence based compassionate care





Do you have a burning question or work related interest that you want to explore?

Are you interested in research and furthering your clinical or academic career?

If so, why not apply for a place on the September 2017 intake on our part-time, distance (blended) learning PhD in Palliative Care? Palliative Care is one of five programme streams, the others being:

  • Health Economics and Policy
  • Public health
  • Mental health
  • Organisational health and well being

The course comprises a two-year taught programme (modular based) followed by a three-four year research phase. It is delivered online with an annual, mandatory academy at Lancaster University campus in the autumn. We attract an international student cohort from a range of health and social care professions including: medicine, social work, nursing and the allied health professions, leading to a rich and diverse learning environment.

Join us!

Further information
Division of Health Research, Lancaster University
Email        Tel: +44 (0)1524 593936        Web

September 2017

6th Guildford Advanced Pain & Symptom Management Courses

Date: 5 – 6 September 2017
Venue: University of Surrey, Guildford

Date: 25 – 26 September 2017
Venue: Midland Hotel, Manchester

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Website: http://www.guildfordadvancedcourses.co.uk
Email address: guildfordadvancedcourses@gmail.com

Continuing Professional Development
CPD approval for this course is being sought from the Royal College of Physicians (London).


Supportive Care for the Renal Patient 2017

Date: 14 – 15 September 2017
Venue: W12 Conferences, Hammersmith Hospital, London

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For more information and to register online go to: www.w12conferences.co.uk


New Directions in Palliative Medicine
Finding Strength: Challenges and Opportunities for Patients with Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders

Date: 28 – 29 September 2017
Venue: John McIntyre Conference Centre, Edinburgh

Join us at our annual conference at the John McIntyre Conference Centre at the University of Edinburgh on September 28th and 29th 2017. This year we will be considering some of the life-limiting disorders of the neurological system and aspects of psychiatric illness. As always the invited speakers are experts in their field and combine knowledge of the evidence-base as well as a wealth of practical experience. The conference is relevant to all healthcare professionals including general practitioners, neurologists and nurse specialists. For more information or to submit an abstract please visit our website

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Application for CPD Points will be made from the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians.

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October 2017

Beyond Advanced Communication Skills

Date: 11 & 13 October 2017
Venue: LOROS Hospice, Groby Road, Leicester

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For more information contact Christina Faull at education@loros.co.uk

RCP approval applied for


The APM Supportive and Palliative Care Conference (ASP Conference), was held on 30 and 31 March 2017 at the Waterfront, Belfast

The End of Life Care Study Day was held in conjunction with the APMs Supportive and Palliative Care Conference in association with the All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care (AIIHPC) 31st March 2017.

The Research Methodology Workshop was organised by the APM Science Committee and kindly supported by Marie Curie 29th March 2017

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