Greater Manchester Palliative Care Research, Audit and Evaluation Conference 2018

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Friday 20th July 2018

Jean McFarlane Building, University of Manchester, Manchester
10:00 – 16:00

This FREE conference will give you an opportunity to present your research and audit findings, share and discuss ideas and network with colleagues.

We will be celebrating excellent research and audit work in the field of palliative care, giving you an opportunity to hear from practitioners and researchers, with a focus on putting local evidence into practice, improving care provision and moving priority setting forward.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.


Submit your oral and poster abstracts

We are looking for oral presentations of research and audit, as well as posters which will be presented over lunch and during breaks. Judging of the posters will be done on the day, and prizes will be awarded to the top three posters.

Full abstract information is provided below.

Abstracts must conform to the following requirements:

  • Include a short title (up to 20 words) and the author’s names (asterisk the
  • presenting author)
  • Maximum length: 250 words
  • Structure: background/objectives, methods, results, implications
  • Include presenting author’s contact details (including name, job title, institution
  • and email address).

Please submit abstracts to Samantha Wilkinson ( by Friday 8th June 2018.


Date, venue and registration

This conference will take place at Jean McFarlane Building, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL. The conference is free to attend.


Please click here to register via Eventbrite


This is a conference hosted by the National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (NIHR CLAHRC) Greater Manchester