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Conference Programme

Our conference offers a mix of experiential workshops, where participants can explore key themes in greater detail through 'hands on' learning, and keynote speakers who will share their experience from both local and national perspectives. You can find out more about the programme below.

3 November 2017

9am onwards
Registration and tea/coffee

9:15am
Introduction by Nigel Hartley, Chief Executive Officer, Earl Mountbatten Hospice

9:45am
Professor David Clarke: 
The longer history of hospice and palliative care and its relevance today

10:30am
Coffee and an opportunity to meet our exhibitors:
Care@Home
Domiciliary Care Agencies 
Hospital Palliative care Team 
Dementia Group

11am Seminar/Workshops

Paul Howard, Consultant in Palliative Medicine GPs
Jane Hazeldine, Director of Psychosocial and Spiritual Care and Kate Golding, Young Adults' Service Lead Children’s Service
Jill George, Admiral Nurse Dementia awareness: this experiential workshop will give you an awareness of how people with dementia experience everyday life, and an overview of the different types of dementia.

12pm
Chris Pointon:
The Legacy of Dr Kate Granger MBE - ‘Through Adversity comes Legacy’

1pm Lunch

2pm
Mari Lloyd-Williams:
Depression and Dignity at the end of life - what have we learnt in the last 50 years?

2:30pm Seminar /Workshops

Dinah Hickish/Jackie Whiller Nurse Led 
Liz Arnold/Christina Ginsburg
Rapid Response Team / Domiciliary Care: this workshop will include sharing stories from the patients we cared for underpinned by the mission, vision and values of the hospice, that enable us to be responsive, innovative and bold.
Sue Duke and Dee Curless Education and Research
Carol Davis Hospital Palliative Care Team

3:30pm Tea 

4pm

Dr RosTaylor 
Hospice Care: the future

4:45pm Q & A Session

5pm Conference Close


 

"They anticipate my needs and I believe go the extra mile in ensuring the quality of my life is enhanced".

 

Wendy Young, patient