We are delighted to be able to return to face-to-face training sessions at our St Bede's Conference Centre and look forward to seeing on Wednesday 14th September.

This GP Masterclass is suitable for GP's, GP trainees and Junior Doctors with a keen interest in palliative care and the following topics will be covered:

Referral process

Talking about dying with patients and families

Symptom control

Prescribing in palliative care  


The training session will be presented by our experts in palliative care:

Dr Jenny Strawson
Lead Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Dr Gaby Tamura-Rose
Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Dr Naomi Collins
Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Jenny started as a new palliative medicine consultant at St Raphael's in September 2020 having completed her training in London, Surrey and Sussex with experience in acute hospital, Inpatient Hospice and community settings. Gaby is one of the three new medical consultants here at St Raphael's who also joined in September 2020. She has been appointed as the Caldicott Guardian for the organisation and prior to this job she worked as a Locum Consultant at St George's Hospital.

Naomi started working for the Hospice in 2021 having worked previously as a Palliative Care Consultant at East Surrey Hospital in Redhill for 13 years.

SCHEDULE

08:30 - 9:00 Registration and welcome breakfast Education team
09:00 - 09:15 Introductions and outline of the day Consultant team
09:15 - 10:45 Talking about dying Dr Gaby Tamura-Rose
10:45 - 11:00 Refreshment break
11:00 - 12:15 Pain management in palliative care Dr Naomi Collins
12:15 - 13:15 Lunch - Opportunity to meet community team colleagues and tour of hospice if desired
13:15 - 14:30 Agitation, delirium and seizure management Dr Jenny Strawson
14:30 - 14:45 Refreshment break
14:45 - 16:00 Symptom control and prescribing for patients at the end of life Dr Rachel Clingan
16:00 - 16:15 Evaluation and close Consultant team

Other benefits of the masterclass include:

  • Free light breakfast, lunch and refreshments
  • Welcome pack
  • Onsite parking 
  • Opportunity to network
  • Opportunity to meet our Wellbeing team who run our Living Well Programme

Spaces are limited so please book to avoid disappointment!

If you need any further assistance, please direct your enquiries to our Education Team via [email protected] 

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Ticket Quantity Price

GP Masterclass ticket - 14th September

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