Public engagements

Wednesday 24 January 2018

Cicely Saunders Institute Seminar Series

“NOTHING ABOUT US WITHOUT US: Including people with learning disabilities in palliative care research”

Speakers: Irene Tuffrey-Wijne and Amanda Cresswell
Venue: Cicely Saunders Institute, London
Cost: free (no booking needed)

Wednesday 28 February 2018

Conference title: “Whose Life is it Anyway?” Shared Decision Making in End of Life Care
Irene Tuffrey-Wijne’s talk: “Involving people with learning disabilities in end of life decision making”

Speakers: Irene Tuffrey-Wijne is one of several conference speakers
Time: Conference: 09.00-16.30. Irene’s talk: 15.30-16.30
Venue: Holiday Inn Ellesmere Port, Cheshire Oaks, Cheshire
Organised by: Wirral Hospice
Cost: £75
Information and booking

Wednesday 21 March 2018

Saint Francis Hospice, Romford, Essex
Details to follow

Wednesday 13 June 2018

PCPLD Network 20th anniversary conference

Conference title: “A showcase for excellence in palliative care provision for people with learning disabilities”
Irene Tuffrey-Wijne’s talk: “How can we achieve and sustain best practice? Learning from the Linda McEnhill Award winners of the past 10 years”
Irene will also support the GRASSroots group (panel of people with learning disabilities) in their presentation: “What I think is important when somebody dies”

Speakers: Irene Tuffrey-Wijne is one of several conference speakers, and also one of the conference organisers
Time: Conference: 09.30-16.30
Venue: Friends House, Euston, London
Organised by: PCPLD Network
Cost: £100 early bird (payment received before 31st March 2018); £150 thereafter
Information and booking