Education & Training

There are a number of palliative care education and training providers available giving access to general and more specialist courses in palliative and supportive care. The links below are for short courses but you can also check higher educational institutes if you are looking for a more formal qualification.

Introduction to EOLC for Pharmacists

A one day course on end of life care at the Sobell study centre in Oxford for practising pharmacists from hospital, community, hospice or GP practices. The course covers a variety of topics including managing symptoms at the end of life, deprescribing, syringe drivers, hydration, and anticipatory prescribing. The full programme and registration form is available to download below. The course is being held on 27th February 2018.

Expert Professional Curriculum in Palliative Care (Adults)

If you are a practicing pharmacist specialising in palliative care why don’t you map out your professional development against the Expert Professional Curriculum in Palliative Care (Adults)


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