Public engagements

16th Barts Health Annual Bereavement Conference
WHEN? 5 June 2023, 9.45-10.45
Keynote Lecture “Why aren’t we allowed to be upset?” People with learning disability and bereavement: Is it special? Is it different? How can we help?  WHERE? The Perrin Lecture Theatre (Near the Royal London Hospital), London, UK
COST? Free to Barts Health, BHRT staff and our local partners including: community nursing, G.P. practices, and voluntary sector.

LeDeR Programme Webinar with PCPLD Network
WHEN? 6 June 2023, 12.3013.15
The LeDeR Programme explained… by people with a learning disability 
Online Webinar
COST? Free (donations welcome)

EAPC World Congress (European Association of Palliative Care)
WHEN? 15-17 June 2023
WHAT? International conference, where Irene and her team are presenting 2 papers and 7 posters. Irene will chair two sessions, including an Open Meeting on Intellectual Disability
WHERE? Rotterdam, Netherlands
COST? Registration fees

EAMHID Congress (European Association for Mental Health in Intellectual Disability)
WHEN? 21-23 September 2023
WHAT? Keynote Lecture: Involving people with intellectual disabilities in end of life care planning: Why? And how?
WHERE? Helsinki, Finland
COST? Registration fees

Here are recordings of some previous lectures and other engagements

Keynote lecture at the 2022 conference of the Australia & New Zealand Society of Palliative Medicine: “Intellectual Disability & Palliative Care – inclusivity, equity, collaboration”

Assisted Dying: People with Disabilities/Autism. Evidence to Quebec Select Committee (May 2021)