Masterclass on Symptom Management in Palliative Care

The Prince of Wales Hospice and Wakefield Hospice are hosting one-day education session targeted at GPs, Hospital Doctors, Specialist Nurses and other healthcare professionals working with patients with palliative care needs.
Date: 11 October 09:00 - 16:30
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Event Details

Led by experienced clinicians in palliative medicine, the Masterclass aims to give participants confidence in the assessment and management of common symptoms, including appropriate prescribing.Topics will include:

  • Assessment of pain type
  • Use of opioids
  • Role of adjuvant analgesia
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Managing agitation at the end of life
  • Anorexia and fatigue
  • Constipation
  • Mouth care

Please note that bookings will close at noon on Monday 8th October 2018, or sooner if all places are filled.

Cancellations after 21st September will receive a 50% refund but those received on or after 1st October will incur the full cost of the day.

If you have queries or require further information, please email Dr Lucy Walker on

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Event Location

The Prince of Wales Hospice, Halfpenny Lane, Pontefract
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