SUPPORTIVE CARE FOR THE RENAL PATIENT 2018
September 13 - September 14
This annual multi-professional renal palliative care course uses a mixture of lectures and small group case discussions to explore end of life care for patients with renal disease. The meeting is aimed at consultants and trainees. Numbers are limited, so please apply early.
Edwina Brown, Consultant Nephrologist, Hammersmith Hospital, London
Fliss Murtagh, Senior Lecturer in Palliative Care, Kings College London
Emma Murphy, Clinical Lecturer, Southampton University – Faculty of Health Sciences
Meeting theme: Communication, frailty and decisions
Aims of the Meeting:
- Exploring the interface between frailty and end of life care.
- Improving management of end of life for renal patients by increasing awareness of holistic needs and enhancing communication.
- Disseminating results of end of life research projects.
- Use of small group discussions to enable networking between renal and palliative care health professionals.
More information about the programme and registration here.