Seminars and discussions from 2013
Wednesday 23 January 2013
Monday 18 and Tuesday 19 February 2013
Workshop: Improving Outcome Measurement - Palliative care Outcome Scale (POS) workshops to advance clinical care and research
Wednesday 27 February 2013
Discussion: 'What are the key ethical, legal & clinical considerations in withdrawing or withholding treatment in palliative care for patients with impaired capacity?'
With experts Professor Rob George, Professor of Palliative Care, Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s Health Partners, Consultant in Palliative Care Medicine, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; & Dr Carolyn Johnston, Adviser in Medical Law & Ethics, King’s College London
Presented by King's College London Palliative Care Society
Wednesday 27 March 2013
Seminar: 'The place and meanings of happiness in end-of-life care'
by Dr Jonathan Koffman, Senior Lecturer in Palliative Care & Sub Dean for Postgraduate Teaching in the School of Medicine, Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London
Wednesday 24 April 2013
Seminar: 'Stratified primary care for patients with low back pain'
by Professor Nadine Foster, Senior Lecturer in Palliative Care & Sub Dean for Postgraduate Teaching in the School of Medicine, Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London
Thursday 9 May 2013
Conference: International Breathlessness Conference
CSI Annual Lecture: 'Whether palliative care can (or should) meet the challenge of care for persons with long term chronic illness versus remaining in our End of Life corner’
by Dr Diane E. Meier, Director of the Center to Advance Palliative Care; Director of the Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute; Professor of Geriatrics and Internal Medicine, and Catherine Gaisman Professor of Medical Ethics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York
Wednesday 26 June 2013
Seminar: 'How is palliative care part of the Right to Health? Evidence from South Africa'
by Dr Liz Gwyther, CEO & Chairperson of Hospice Palliative Association of South Africa, Cape Town
Monday 1 July 2013
Seminar: 'Hospice in the USA: Time to confront our variation'
by Professor Joan M. Teno, Professor of Community Health and Medicine and Associate Director of the Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown Medical School, Rhode Island
Tuesday 9 July 2013
Seminar: 'Integrating patient reported outcomes data - real time information for research and clinical care'
by Dr Amy Abernethy, Director of Center for Learning Health Care, Director of Duke Cancer Care Research Program, Duke University, North Carolina
Wednesday 28 August 2013
Seminar: 'Bending the cost curve in cancer care – dreams and reality'
by Dr Thomas J. Smith, Director of Palliative Care for Johns Hopkins Medicine and the Hopkins’ Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baltimore US
Wednesday 25 September 2013
Seminar: 'Development of research priorities using a Delphi process'
by Professor Ann Moore, Professor of Physiotherapy, University of Brighton
Thursday 3 October 2013
Seminar: 'The role of stigma in HIV prevention and treatment: Implications for interventions'
by Professor Maria Ekstrand, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco
Wednesday 23 October 2013
Seminar: 'CMC – An Electronic Palliative Care Coordination System pan London'
by Dr Julia Riley, Head of the Department of Palliative Medicine, Royal Marsden and Royal Brompton NHS Trusts, Senior Research Fellow, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London.
Wednesday 27 November 2013
Seminar: 'Delirium: Acute Confusional States in Palliative Medicine'
by Dr Augusto Caraceni, Director of Palliative Care, Pain Therapy and Rehabilitation Fondazione IRCCS National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy