The Power of Partnership: End of Life Care for People with Dementia Conference (POP2009)

Venue: Regent’s College

Location: London, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Dec 10, 2009 End Date/Time: Dec 10, 2009
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Why this conference?

Good quality end of life care is at the heart of the Government’s End of Life Care Strategy. Good quality care is central to the Government’s National Dementia Strategy. The National Council for Palliative Care’s Dementia Project aims to bring the two together to really improve care for dementia patients

This partnership event between the National Council for Palliative Care, ‘for dementia’ and the Alzhemier’s Society will light the way forward for anyone involved in caring for people with dementia and provide valuable good practice examples.

This conference will:

• highlight the important issues for people with dementia nearing the end of their life
• discuss the policy context for the development of palliative and end of life care for people with dementia
• highlight the power of partnership working
• explore and share examples of best practice in palliative and end of life care from around the country
• create an opportunity to discuss some of the related ethical issues
• provide a valuable forum for people working in dementia care

Who should attend?

• Chief Executives and Directors of Commissioning from Primary and Secondary Care Trusts
• Local Authority and Social Care Providers, Health and Social care Policy makers
• Care Home staff, Palliative Care Specialists across all sectors
• District Nurses, General Practitioners, Admiral Nurses, Macmillan Nurses, Marie Curie Nurses


Regent's College, Inner Circle, Regent's Park London, NW1 4NS
United Kingdom

Additional Information

£150 - Subscriber Rate / £300 - Non Subscriber Rate. Includes a copy of ‘The Power of Partnership’ publication to be launched at the event.