APM Events

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

Join the conversation on Twitter @ASPConf2018 | @PCcongress | #ASPPCC2018

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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.

Join us!

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

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


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

Further information

Visit http://www.christie.nhs.uk/esc

Fee £90 (£80 early bird rate before 31st Aug)

Register: https://supportive-17.eventbrite.co.uk

Email: education.events@christie.nhs.uk

Call 0161 918 7409 or Tweet @TheChristieSoO

November 2017

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

More information

December 2017




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

March 2018

Research Methodology Workshop, organised by the APM Science Committee

Date:  Wednesday 14 March 2018
Venue:  Poole Hospital Education Centre

Programme:    Click here for more information

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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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