End of life care for people with learning disabilities

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Cannon Hill Park

Birmingham, United Kingdom

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There are often problems co-ordinating end of life care for people with learning disabilities. They are less likely to have their pain well managed and less likely to access specialist palliative care services.

This event will look at what is known about end of life care for people with learning disabilities and what can be done to improve this. 

Topics to be covered
include pain management for people with complex needs and the difference setting makes to end of life care outcomes.

Speakers include Julia Verne, Clinical Lead for the National End of Life Care Intelligence Network and Irene Tuffrey-Wijne, who has extensive clinical and research experience in the field of learning disabilities and palliative care.  

Who should attend?

This event is aimed at clinicians from primary and secondary health care settings, palliative care services and learning disability services, commissioners and service managers, family members and paid supporters.

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Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Contact Pauline Roberts at NDTi

Pauline.roberts@ndti.org.uk

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes, you can transfer your ticket to another person in your organisation.  If you do transfer your ticket, please go to the registration page and upate the information of the person attending.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, you can go back in to your registration at any time and update any details or cancel your ticket.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No

 

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