Thursday 21 November 2019

8.00am onwards 
Registration and exhibition opens

09.00 - 10.00
Plenary 3

Ruth May, Chief Nursing Officer for England

10.00 - 10.45 
Refreshments and exhibition viewing

10.45 - 12.00 
Parallel sessions 3

3.1 Conference papers   (4 abstracts selected via the Call for Papers)

3.2 Getting started with large scale change - Elaine Bayliss, Senior Improvement Manager & Co-Lead Virtual Academy of Large Scale Change, Improvement Directorate, NHS England and NHS Improvement; Dr Iain Smith, Programme Lead for Improvement Methodology, Sustainable Improvement Team, NHS England; Dr Liz Bryan, Education Consultant, St Christopher’s   

3.3 Cultural change  

3.4 Dementia and palliative care – what’s possible? 
- Emma Hodges, Group Chief Executive, St Giles Hospice Care; Emily Oliver, Consultant Admiral Nurse South West England and South Wales, Dementia UK; Dr Nathan Davies, Senior Research Fellow, UCL, University of London

3.5 Transition and Change - an unexpected generation: supporting our move into adult life and adult services - Carrie James, Transitions Project Manager, Hospice UK;  Lucy Watts MBE , patient advocate and leader; Dr Maddie Blackburn, Chair of The Open University Sexuality Alliance, Dr Sarah Earle, The Open University

12.00 - 13.30 
Lunch, exhibition and poster viewing
12.45 - 13.30
Lunchtime session

Research café - Dr Kate Flemming, Department of Health Sciences, University of York; Head of Research and Clinical Innovation, Hospice UK  

13.30 - 14.45
Parallel sessions 4

4.1 Conference papers (4 abstracts selected via the Call for Papers)

4.2 Workforce modelling and scenario planning for the future - 
Peter Lacey, Director, Whole Systems Partnership; Dr Amy Proffitt, Deputy Medical Director, St Christopher’s;  President Elect, Association for Palliative Medicine; Michael Crowther, Chief Executive, Kirkwood Hospice 

4.3 Long term care and palliative care - what is the interface? -
 George Coxon, Owner and Director, Pottles Court and Summercourt Care Homes; Kerry Bareham , Nurse Consultatnt, St Barnabas Hospice, Lincolnshire 
  
4.4 Is it still a case of too late, too much? De-escalating care: a challenge for all - 
Dr Mike Miller, Trustee, Naomi House and Jacksplace Hospices; Trustee, Hospice UK; Dr Michelle Koh, Paediatric Palliative Care Consultant, Naomi House; Sonya O’Leary, Lead Nurse Children’s Service, Keech Hospice Care; Dr Jan Aldridge, Psychologist    

4.5 HOLISTICJonathan Ellis, Director of Policy and Change, Hospice UK

14.45 - 15.45 
Exhibition hour and poster viewing
15.45 - 16.45
Plenary 4

Mark Britnell, Chairman and Partner, Healthcare, Government & Infrastructure, KPMG 
Chair Matthew Read, Chief Executive, Marie Curie 

19.00 - 22.30 
Drinks followed by Conference Dinner and presentation of Hospice UK Awards

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