26th June 2019


 

9th National Conference

Incorporating the AGM

 

Effective Palliative Care:

Meeting Diverse Needs

 

Venue:

Harwood Room, Barnes Wallis Building,

The University of Manchester,

Sackville Street Campus, Altrincham St,

Manchester, M1 7JR,

 

Thursday 27th June 2019

9.30-16.40

Cost: £85 per delegate

To book a place please email: chair@ianpc.org 

  

09.00 Registration and Coffee

 

09.30 Welcome

Dr Elaine Stevens, Chairperson, IANPC

 

09.35 Key Note Address:  Is Advance Care Planning the Panacea to Improve Quality of Life for People with Palliative Care Needs Professor Nancy Preston, Lancaster University

 

10.20 The Thought of Food: An End of Life Perspective Elaine Anderson, St Ann’s Hospice, Heald Green, Stockport

 

11.00 Break and Exhibition Viewing – (£50 of M&S vouchers to be won)

 

11.30 Lay Carer’s Perceptions of Personal Care in the Hospice Setting – Lorraine McPherson, Strathcarron Hospice, Denny

 

12.10 Current Approaches to the Management of Constipation– Dr Ashique Ahamed, Consultant Palliative Medicine, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

 

13.00. Lunch and Exhibition Viewing/AGM for members at 13.50

 

14.10 Spirituality and Spiritual Care – Dr Karen Groves, Queenscourt Hospice, Southport

 

15.00 First Encounters with the Dying Body: Impact on Professionals and FamiliesDr Kerry Jones, Open University, Milton Keynes

 

15.45 Decision Making by Healthcare Professionals when Managing the Care of Patients with End Stage Heart Failure – Dr Karen Higginbotham, University of Salford

 

16.30 Closing Remarks

Dr Elaine Stevens, Chairperson, IANPC

 

 

CME McKinley (c) 2010 Independent Association of Nurses in Palliative Care