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Celebrating 21 Years of Palliative Care Education at UCD and Our Lady's Hospice and Care Services

This symposium brings together leading experts in the field of palliative care to engage in discussion and dialogue on the three key priorities for palliative care for the future: research, education and the contribution of nursing in palliative care.

Keynote Speakers

Prof Sonja McIlfatrick, Professor of Nursing, Head of School, School of Nursing, Ulster University
Dr Karen Ryan, Palliative Medicine Consultant, St Francis Hospice and the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital and National Clinical Lead for Palliative Care
Prof Jane Seymour, Professor of Palliative and End-of-Life Care, University of Sheffield


Event Schedule | Thursday, 15 March 2018

09.15am Registration (Tea & Coffee will be available)

10am Welcome Address

  • Dr Michael Connolly, Programme Director Grad Dip/MSc Palliative Care (Master of Ceremonies)

  • Prof Cecily Kelleher, College Principal, College of Health and Agricultural Sciences

  • Prof Gerard Fealy, Head of School, UCD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems

  • Ms Audrey Houlihan, CEO Our Lady's Hospice and Care Services

10.30am The Contribution of Research to Palliative Care

  • Prof Sonja McIlfatrick, Professor of Nursing, Head of School, School of Nursing, Ulster University

11.15am Palliative Care Education, Competence and Confidence

  • Dr Karen Ryan, Palliative Medicine Consultant, St Francis Hospice and the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital and National Clinical Lead for Palliative Care

12.00pm The Role of the Palliative Care Nurse as part of the MDT

  • Prof Jane Seymour, Professor of Palliative and End-of-Life Care, University of Sheffield

12.45pm Bringing it all together

  • Prof Philip Larkin, Professor of Clinical Nursing (Palliative Care), UCDSNMHS and Our Lady’s Hospice and Care Services

1.30pm Lunch (UCD Charles Institute)

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