1st Feb 2018
Please take part in our survey to find out about people’s attitude towards death and dying in Wales. We want to know what people think and how they feel about death and dying. We want to understand what people know and if they have any preferences about issues related to death and dying. We hope that the findings will help services to better understand the public perception around death and dying and develop informed service delivery.
17th Jan 2018
Alisha Newman delivered a webinar on the Role of Care Homes in Delivering End of Life Care, in partnership with NHS England and Public Health England. A recording is available to download as an educational resource as part of the PHE end of life webinar series: https://www.england.nhs.uk/ourwork/ltc-op-eolc/improving-eolc/resources-for-end-of-life-care/
6th Nov 2017
The PaCERS team have conducted a Rapid Review on What outpatient models have proven efficacy for assessment and management of pelvic radiotherapy late effects?
The purpose of this rapid review is to identify models of care which accurately identify patients with late toxicity following pelvic radiotherapy, and effectively manage that symptom burden.
5th Apr 2017
Read our Position Statement on Social Care Research, launched today. It includes a working definition of social care and social care research guidelines that will help us identify research opportunities that we believe will result in improved social care and support, and better experiences for people with cancer, and their carers, in Wales.
22nd Jul 2016
The Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Centre are holding quarterly Research Methodology Clinics to provide advice and support to the research interests of academics, clinicians and other health professionals. The date of the next clinic is Friday 22 July 2016, please click here for details on how to book an individual appointment
27th Jun 2016
Social Care and Cancer: Supporting care provision through research - a consensus conference
Monday 27th June 2016 - 10.30am - 3.00pm. Venue: Life Sciences Hub Wales. Signup at tinyurl.com/hfw4uut
Recent changes to social care provision present significant challenges and opportunities for services. This consensus meeting offers a timely opportunity to identify key challenges for your service and to prioritise areas where research can, in a timely fashion, support practice change with a focus on cancer patients and their families.