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Thursday, July 11, 2019

NES Bereavement Education Conference, November 2019

Registration now open – free, one-day NES Bereavement Education Conference, November 2019


Starting with the end in mind; A realistic approach to bereavement and resilience


Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Monday 11 November 2019

Cost: Free


Delegates can now register interest in attending NHS Education for Scotland’s (NES) inaugural bereavement education conference which has a particular focus on the educational needs of medical staff. Scotland’s Chief Medical Officer, Catherine Calderwood, will open the free one-day event and delegates will have the opportunity to attend a range of plenary and workshop sessions on bereavement-related topics.


A strong emphasis will be placed on case scenarios throughout the day, to maximise the potential for practical clinical application. Closing the day will be Adam Kay, author of the award-winning bestseller, This is Going to Hurt.


Amongst the topics that will be covered: 

-      Managing legal processes after a death

  • Dealing with sudden and unexpected deaths
  • Child bereavement
  • Understanding the needs of LGBT+ people around death and bereavement


The deadline for registering interest in attending is Friday 23rd August.


For the full programme, registration information and CPD accreditation please visit the NES Events website or contact Events@nes.scot.nhs.uk

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