Acorn Suite, The Hospice of St Francis
Tuesday, 11th June 2019
09:30 - 13:00
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The masterclasses will appeal to all healthcare professionals, AHP's and carers working with people towards the end of their lives.
- Update on the current human stories and media attention that influence this debate and public opinion
- Opportunity to consider the concept of autonomy: the patient, their loved ones and the health professionals
- Discussion about the nature of suffering and the role of palliative care
- Update on the current position following results of opinion polls from the Royal College of Physicians
OTHER DATES AND TOPICS IN THE SERIES
Wednesday, 11th September - To omit or commit: Is there a difference? Does it matter?
December 2019 - Media and Morphine
Tuesday, 25th February 2020 - "The truth is rarely pure and never simple" (Oscar Wilde)