Fritillaries – a member of the Lily family. They are common on the water meadows around the Thames.

We are delighted to bring you information about the Oxford Advanced course 2024. We will be in Newcastle face-to-face (6th and 7th June) and in Oxford face-to-face (11th and 12th July). Places are limited so book early and enjoy catching up with colleagues in person.


  1. Nutrition: Dr Suzanne Batchelor, consultant gastroenterologist, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals
  2. Considering children when their important adult is dying: Dr Jeff Hanna, nurse and post-doctoral researcher, Ulster University
  3. Parkinson’s disease and care at the end of life: Jonathan Hindmarsh, Consultant Pharmacist palliative care, South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
  4. Benzodiazepines and the Z drugs: Dr Paul Howard, Consultant palliative medicine and editor of Palliative Care Formulary, Mountbatten Isle of Wight
  5. Opioids for breathlessness: the state of the evidence: Professor Miriam Johnson, Associate Director of the Wolfson Palliative Care Research Centre at the University of Hull.
  6. From the journals: Dr Mary Miller, consultant palliative medicine, Oxford.
  7. End-of-life care in hospitals: Quality Improvement: Dr Ollie Minton, Clinical Director for Cancer and consultant palliative medicine Brighton
  8. Physicians’ attitudes and experiences of managing breathlessness in palliative, respiratory and end-of-life care: Dr Adejoke Oluyase, Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College, London
  9. Family members witnessing diminishing drinking of relatives dying in hospital: Professor Anne Pettifer, Assistant Professor in Adult Nursing, University Birmingham
  10. Fluids at the end of life – current evidence: Dr Helen Willicombe, speciality doctor, Oxford
  11. Early Satiety – Dr Aidan O’Donoghue

12 hours of CPD – to start and then there are resources and suggestions for ongoing learning!

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We would love to see you!

Mary, Kate and the team

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