Wesley Hotel and Conference Venue, London

4th November 2019

End of Life Care in 2019 - Art or Science?

There are 6 CPD points for course attendance (code:123350).

The course will be held at the Wesley in situated in central London. It is easily accessible from mainline stations (closest Euston) and is close to a number of tube stations (Euston, Warren Street, Euston Square).

Register now for £150

including morning and afternoon snacks and catered lunch


After payment is complete you will be taken to the course registration page where your personal details and dietary requirements and disability support are taken.

08:15 Registration


09:10 Welcome from the chair

09:15 What’s new in end of life care?Katherine Webber

09:45 What is a “good death”?Andrew Davies

10:15 PrognosticationPaddy Stone


10:45 Coffee


11:15 Advanced care plans. Do they make a difference?Paul Paes

11:45 Overview of symptoms at the end of lifeJo Thompson

12:15 “Death rattle”Charlotte Leach


12:45 Lunch


13:30 “Terminal agitation”Craig Gannon

14:00 Hydration and nutrition - clinical and ethical issuesAndy Thorns

14:30 Legal challenges at the end of lifeRichard Huxtable


15:10 Coffee


15:40 Pharmacology at the end of lifeAndrew Dickman

16:10 Bereavement - to screen or not to screenMarilyn Relf

16:40 Evidence-based EOLC - does it matter?Simon Noble

17:10 Close