End of Life Care Course

Holiday Inn Regent's Park, London

29th November 2021

End of Life Care in 2021 - Art or Science?

The course will be held at the Holiday Inn Regent’s Park, London. It is easily accessible from mainline stations (closest Euston and Marylebone) and is close to a number of tube stations (Regent’s Park, Great Portland Street).

08:15-09:00: Registration

09.00-09.10: Chairman’s introduction

09.10-09.50: EOLC in 2020-Art or Science? (Andrew Davies)

09.50-10.30: What’s new in EOLC? (Katherine Webber)

11.00-11.40: Pain management at the end of life: problems and solutions (Venkata Chaitanya)

11.40-12.10: Pressure ulcers (Jo Thompson)

12.10-12.50: Breathlessness at the end of life (Anna Spathis)

13.30-14.00: Terminal sedation-a means to what end? (Andy Thorns)

14.00-14.30: Quality markers for EOLC (Sarah Cox)

14.30-15.10: EOLC in children/TYA (AK Anderson)

15.40-16.20: End-of-life care in the frail elderly (Rowan Harwood)

16.20-17.00: Less pathway, more care? (EOLC after the LCP) (Suzanne Kite)