Registration to attend the Marie Curie Annual Palliative Care Research Conference is now open

by Rhiannon Smith
Senior Research Information Officer

Rhiannon Smith, Senior Research Information Officer



This year’s Marie Curie Annual Palliative Care Research Conference, held jointly with the Palliative Care Section of the Royal Society of Medicine, will take place at the Royal Society of Medicine on Friday 27 March 2015.


This year's conference will focus on the future of palliative care and  include expert researchers who are working to ensure palliative care continues to improve. The presentations will cover clinical outcome measures, social media and priorities for research.

Speakers include:

  • Dr Fliss Murtagh, Reader in Palliative Medicine, Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London

  • Laura Middleton-Green, Lecturer, School of Nursing, University of Bradford

  • Dr Sabine Best, Head of Research, Marie Curie

  • Alistair Canaway, Research Fellow, University of Birmingham

  • Dr Emma Carduff, Research Lead, Marie Curie Hospice, Edinburgh

  • Professor Scott  Murray, St Columba's Hospice Chair of Primary Palliative Care, Primary Palliative Care Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh


The conference is open to all organisations and healthcare professionals interested in palliative and end of life care. CPD accreditation will be available for medical professionals.

Register to attend the conference

For any other enquiries about the conference or research please contact Rhiannon Smith on 0207 091 4154 or Rhiannon.smith@mariecurie.org.uk