Thursday 12 February 2015, 10.30am – 3pm
Seventh Annual Joint Conference from Making Research Count, Age UK London & Social Care Workforce Research Unit
This conference was supported by the British Society of Gerontology
Henriette Raphael Function Room, Henriette Raphael House, Guy’s Campus, London SE1 9RT, near London Bridge Station
This conference was chaired by Jill Manthorpe, Director of the Social Care Workforce Research Unit and Professor of Social Work at King's College London: 'Compassionate care'
Deputy Director, Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King’s College London | @Aspirantdiva
‘Are we all getting fatigued of compassion?’
Chief Executive, Older People’s Advocacy Alliance (OPAAL) | @OPAALUK
‘Compassionate advocacy: How advocacy helps older people affected by cancer'
Ian Winter CBE
Care Act Programme Lead, London Borough of Barking and Dagenham
‘The Care Act 2014 – An act for compassionate care?’
Dr Caroline Nicholson
NIHR Post Doctoral Research Fellow, National Nursing Research Unit, King's College London | @CarolineNNRU
‘Delivering age attuned (health) care’ (Note: this is an abridged version of the presentation given on the day)
Professor Anthea Tinker
Professor of Social Gerontology, King’s College London
‘An age friendly London?’
Dr Joan Rapaport reports from the conference on the Social Care Workforce: blog.
This was our 7th joint annual conference on older people. Suggested hashtag: #olderpeople7
Social Care Workforce Research Unit: @scwru
Making Research Count at Kings: @blewettmrc
British Society of Gerontology: @britgerontology
Age UK London: @ageuklondon
Jess Harris, SCWRU.
This conference was CPD certified