The APM’s Annual Supportive & Palliative Care Conference
In Association with the Palliative Care Congress
Hosted by the APM and PCRS
“Towards evidence based compassionate care”
15-16 March 2018
Bournemouth International Centre
Visit aspconference.org.uk for more information
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Reduced rates are available for APM members.
Early Bird Registration rates available
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.
Enhanced Supportive Care in Cancer
Date: Wednesday 18th October 2017
Venue: Education Centre (Dept. 17), The Christie, Manchester, M20 4BX
This event will focus on the new NHS England initiative ‘Enhanced Supportive Care’ (ESC). We will discuss how good supportive care provided early in a patient’s treatment can improve quality of life in patients with advanced cancer, lengthen their survival and reduce the need for aggressive treatments at the very end of life.
Dr Richard Berman FRCP
National Clinical Lead for Enhanced Supportive Care, NHS England and Consultant in Supportive & Palliative Care, The Christie
Fee £90 (£80 early bird rate before 31st Aug)
Call 0161 918 7409 or Tweet @TheChristieSoO
Study Day: APM Neurological Palliative Care Special Interest Forum
An Update On Progressive Neurological Disease
Date: Monday, 6th November 2017
Venue: Education Centre, Arthur Rank Hospice, Cherry Hinton Road, Shelford Bottom, Cambridge, CB22 3FB
A one day Conference for Doctors and other healthcare professionals who have an interest in the provision of palliative care for those with neurological diseases
Conference: Compassion, Care And Clinical Excellence In Hospital Palliative Care
Date: Thursday, 7th December 2017
Venue: Liverpool Medical Institute, Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5SR, UK
A one-day conference bringing together national and international leaders in palliative and end of life care to share best practice and discuss key themes for the next five years:
- Transforming healthcare through palliative and end of life care
- Communication at the heart of compassion and care
- Public engagement in palliative and end of life care
£130 per person
For registration details and guidance on
abstract submissions, please click here
The APM Supportive and Palliative Care Conference (ASP Conference), was held on 30 and 31 March 2017 at the Waterfront, Belfast
Abstracts presented both orally and/or displayed as a poster are now available via the BMJ Website.
Thursday 30 March
Friday 31 March
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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