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Everyday Compassion

This is a past event.

From 09:30 to 16:00 on 25th April 2018

Renfield St Stephens Centre, 260 Bath St, Glasgow G2 4JP

Cost: £20

A major national conference to showcase and explore current thinking and practice relating to public health palliative care.

The conference will bring together experts from across Scotland and the UK and will be a chance to explore this diverse field from various angles.

Sessions announced so far include the following:

Compassionate Communities

Professor Allan Kellehear, University of Bath
Dr Libby Sallnow, St Joseph's Hospice, London
Alison Bunce, Compassionate Inverclyde

Death education and bereavement support in schools

Dr Sally Paul, Lecturer in Social Work, University of Strathclyde
Helen Quinn, Teacher, St Francis Xavier’s Primary School, Falkirk

Socio-economically disadvantaged communities

Dr Euan Paterson, GP Palliative Care Faciliator (Glasgow) and ex-Deep End GP

My Power of Attorney Campaign

Brendan Smith, Creative Director, Enterprise Screen

The conference will launch a new report by Good Life, Good Death, Good Grief and the Scottish Partnership for Palliative Care, looking at practical next steps for Public Health Palliative Care in Scotland.

It will be of interest to anyone who wants to create more supportive environments relating to death, dying and bereavement in Scotland, including those working in schools, community development, palliative care, NHS, hospices, social care, human resources/employers, public health, care homes, care at home, policy-making and academia.

Theme
Health & Social Care
Local Authority Area
N/A
Organisation
Scottish Partnership for Palliative Care
Website
http://bit.ly/2CJdS9W
Enquiries
[email protected]
Telephone
0131 272 2735