In this section you can find details of upcoming conferences, courses and training opportunities for professionals working in the children’s palliative care sector as well as individuals who work with children with life-shortening conditions less frequently. 

Members of Together for Short Lives can promote their own events in this section by completing this form

TfSL Sharing  Learning and Networking Logo RGBTogether for Short Lives coordinates a programme of sharing, learning and networking events to bring people together from across the sector and provide the best guidance and support possible on the key issues. Click here to view a full list (below) of our masterclasses, conferences and other events for professionals with roles in leadership, care delivery, fundraising, communications and more.

Get in touch to tell us what issues you would like our events to address and any other suggestions for future conferences, meetings and networks. 

Start date End date Name Organisation Town Details
Feb 27
Feb 27

British Paediatric Surveillance Unit Conference

BPSU Birmingham
From the bench to bedside: new treatments in paediatrics
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Feb 27
Feb 27

Working with children and young people in fractured families

Child Bereavement UK Runcorn
For professionals working with bereaved children and young people within the context of fractured family systems.
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Feb 28
Feb 28

Working with children and young people in fractured families

Child Bereavement UK High Wycombe
For professionals working with bereaved children and young people within the context of fractured family systems.
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Mar 03
Mar 03

Paediatric Palliative Care study day for Health Care Assistants

The Louis Dundas Centre for Children's Palliative Care at Great Ormond Street Hospital London
Study day focusing on caring for children and young people with life limiting conditions.
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Mar 13
Mar 13

Foundations in Cancer Care for Speech and Language Therapists

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust London
Providing skills to care for those with oncological communication and swallowing disorders.
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Mar 13
Mar 13

How to Manage: End of life care and bereavement

RCPCH London
Improve your understanding of the bereavement process and the challenges of end of life care
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Mar 14
Mar 14

When a child dies - supporting parents and family members

Child Bereavement UK Runcorn
A multi-disciplinary workshop exploring the impact of the death of a child.
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Mar 17
Mar 28

2 day Paediatric Palliative Care foundation programme

The Louis Dundas Centre for Children's Palliative Care at Great Ormond Street Hospital London
Programme for nurses is a mix of face to face teaching; lectures, small group work and facilitated discussions.
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Mar 18
Mar 18

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About: Radiology in Cancer

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust London
The role of radiology in the diagnosis and treatment of cancers
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Mar 21
Mar 21

Introduction to Paediatric Cytotoxic Medication

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust London
One Day Course on the care needs of patients (particularly paediatrics) undergoing treatment with cytotoxic medication.
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