Public engagements

4 November 2019

Marie Curie Seminar: Palliative care and learning disabilities
Lectures by Prof Irene Tuffrey-Wijne, Colin Harper and Dr Dorry McLaughlin.

Venue: Parliament Buildings (Long Gallery), Belfast, Northern Ireland
Time: 10.00-13.00

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16 November 2019

Association for Palliative Medicine Juniors Conference 2019
One day conference with keynote afternoon speech by Prof Irene Tuffrey-Wijne: “Dying, death and learning disability”

Venue: Cambridge University
Time: 9.00-18.00 (Prof Tuffrey-Wijne’s talk: 15.05-16.05, followed by panel discussion until 16.30)
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21 November 2019

East London NHS Foundation Trust: Learning Disability Conference

Venue: Friend’s House, Euston, London
Information and booking: By invitation only


26 February 2020

Royal College of Nursing:  Pain in older people
One day conference. Prof Tuffrey-Wijne’s talk: “Patient-centred pain management and end of life care for older people with a learning disability/cognitive impairment”

Venue: Cowdray Hall, RCN Headquarters, London
Time: 10.30-15.00 (Prof Tuffrey-Wijne’s talk: 14.20-15.00)

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