Cicely Saunders International Annual Lecture: “Unintended consequences of ‘end of life’ legislation May 4th

When: Wednesday 4th May 2016 5.00-6.00pm, with a welcome from Professor Edward Byrne AC, Principal and President of King’s College London, followed by a reception.

Where: Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London, Bessemer Road, London, SE5 9PJ

Speaker: Professor Baroness Ilora Finlay of Llandaff

About the speaker: Ilora Finlay is a Professor of Palliative Medicine at Cardiff University; Consultant at Velindre Cancer Centre; and Independent Crossbench member of the House of Lords. The first consultant in Palliative Medicine in Wales in 1987, she developed palliative and hospice care services across Wales and established an internationally renowned palliative care course at Cardiff University. She is National Vice President of Marie Curie Cancer Care and Chair of the National Council for Palliative Care.

More info: The lecture will take place 5.00-6.00pm, followed by a reception on Wednesday 4th May 2016. Professor Edward Byrne AC, Principal and President of King’s College London, will welcome guests and introduce the speaker. Closing remarks will be provided by Mr John McGrath, Cicely Saunders International Trustee.

This event is free to attend, but places are limited and must be reserved. Please RSVP before 30 April 2016 to Lara Klass via csi.events@kcl.ac.uk or +44 (0)207 848 5536.

For more information click here:

http://www.kcl.ac.uk/lsm/research/divisions/cicelysaunders/attachments/event-docs/AnnualLecture2016.pdf

 

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