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Professional events

In this section you can find details of upcoming conferences, courses and training opportunities for professionals working in children’s palliative care or with children with life-shortening conditions. Members of Together for Short Lives can add events through our Members Area.

Advance Care Planning workshop for parents

Date
13 May 2021

An advance care plan is a way of documenting your wishes and choices for your child’s care. It’s an open conversation with your medical professionals about what might be possible, which centres around your child's...

Problem solving in paediatric palliative care: A masters level short course

Location
Online
Date
8 Mar - 14 Jun 2021
Price
£300
Organisation
Cardiff University, with Ty Hafan Children’s Hospice and the All Wales Managed Clinical Network for Children’s Palliative Care.

This is an innovative course, combining teaching on key areas of paediatric palliative care (PPC)…

The Care of the Acutely Unwell Child

Location
Adobe Connect & self guided pre/post course learning book
Date
26 Apr - 7 Jun 2021
Price
FREE
Organisation
Acorn's Children's Hospice

By participating in this training you will be able to: state what Sepsis is and…

Foundation Oncology Skills for Paediatric Nurses

Location
Virtual
Date
19 - 20 May 2021
Price
£100
Organisation
The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

This two day course is aimed at all nurses working within a paediatric haematology/oncology setting…

Members only

Family Support Leads Forum

Date
20 May 2021
Price
FREE
Organisation
Together for Short Lives

This forum is a space for children's hospice family support leads to share news, ideas,…

Safe use of medicines webinar

Date
25 Jun 2021
Price
FREE
Organisation
Together for Short Lives

Join us for this special webinar to launch the new edition of our Safe use…

Event

Paediatric Palliative Care Foundation Programme

Location
Virtual
Date
5 - 12 Jul 2021
Price
£200
Organisation
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children Learning Academy

This course runs over 2 days: 5 and 12 July 2021 These two days will…