Public engagements

Inaugural Lecture: 9th January 2019

Venue: St George’s University of London, UK
Time: 6.00-8.00pm
Free of charge but booking essential
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10-12 October 2018

Second International Symposium on Cancer in Persons with Intellectual Disability

Irene Tuffrey-Wijne will present several papers on communication and co-researching, together with Amanda Cresswell

Venue: Montpellier, France
Organised by: Oncodefi
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20 November 2018

Dying, death and learning disabilities: Lecture by Irene Tuffrey-Wijne, followed by discussion and Q&A with Dr Stuart Todd

Venue: Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff
Time: 6.00pm for 6.30pm start
Organised by: Marie Curie in Wales Lecture Series
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30 November 2018

Talking About Dying Survey Feedback conference
One day conference to mark the end of our UK-wide survey of learning disability staff. See here for details about the survey.

Venue: St George’s Hospital, Tooting, London SW17 0RE
Time: 10am-4pm
Organised by: Prof Irene Tuffrey-Wijne and her research team
Cost: free of charge
Registration: Send an email to
Feedback Conference Poster