External Conferences and Courses
King's College London: Developing leaders in palliative care
Palliative Care MSc, PG Dip/ Cert and short courses
Cicely Saunders Institute for Palliative Care
King’s long established Palliative Care MSc, developed with St Christopher’s Hospice, has supported the career development of hundreds of healthcare professionals who are now advancing palliative care practice and policy both nationally and internationally. The programme is designed to help health and social care professionals develop the skills necessary to appraise research and evidence on palliative care, and to improve clinical practice and lead services.
Many past students have progressed to senior management roles and have published their research in high impact peer reviewed journals.
- Suitable for nurses working in palliative care and related areas.
- Teaching staff are key academics, practitioners and policy-makers in the field of palliative care.
- Flexible study options: Part-time and full-time options and stand alone modules.
- Supportive learning environment in purpose built state of the art Cicely Saunders Institute.