UKCEN 17th Annual Conference
UKCEN 17th Annual Conference: Liverpool Medical Insitution 14th June 2017
Family Matters - making decisions with and for patients
Mr Alex Ruck Keene, Barrister & Wellcome Trust Research Fellow at King’s College London
Dr Paul Baines, Paediatric Intensivist & Clinical Ethics Lead, Alder Hey Children’s NHSFT
Dr Leah McLaughlin, Principal Investigator, ‘Organ Donation Study’, School of Social Sciences, Bangor University & Wales Kidney Research Unit, Cardiff University
Prof Richard Huxtable, Centre for Ethics in Medicine, University of Bristol
Prof Jenny Kitzinger, Coma & Disorders of Consciousness Research Centre, Cardiff University
What place liberty – depriving or caring?
Challenges for families & clinicians when making decisions with children on the cusp of adulthood
Family attitudes to organ donation following the introduction of deemed consent in Wales
Making decisions for the vegetative or minimally conscious patient
Pre conference workshop:
The pre-conference workshop will be on the 13th June in the afternoon. The theme will be 'Clinical Ethics Frameworks'. Further details will be issued shortly.
Pre conference dinner:
Please note there will be a pre-conference dinner on the evening of 13th June 2017 at the Liverpool Medical Institution at 7.30pm
Travel to Liverpool:
The conference flyer can be found here.
A downloadable version of the preliminary programme can be found here.
Lay Nurse and Allied Professional Bursaries
Liverpool Medical Institution
114 Mount Pleasant
Standard Conference Fee £90
Student reduced fee £50
IME members rate £50