Annnual Conference and AGM July30th-31st 2016

CMA Annual Conference 2016:
Principles and Practice of Palliative Care in the Year of Mercy

Booking for our annual national conference is now open

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About the Conference

  • This years annual conference will look at the way in which we deliver the best palliative care.
  • What are the fundamental principles underlying palliative care?
  • The role of spiritual care
  • Issues around pain relief and deprivation of consciousness?
  • Care that values the individual
  • Care that values the patient
  • Understanding the meaning of dying

Confirmed speakers include

  • Fr John O’Leary,  Private Secretary to Archbishop Vincent Nichols
  • Dr Trevor Stammers,  GP and Programme Director in the School of Art and Humanities at St Mary's University
  • Professor Patrick  Pullicino,  Professor in Neurology
  • Dr Adrian Treloar,  Consultant Psychiatrist and Specialist  in Advanced Dementia Care
  • Teresa Lynch, RGN.  Chair of Nurses Opposed to Euthanasia
  • Colin Harte,  former carer of Alison Davis