Join the APPM 

The APPM represents doctors, nurses and allied health professionals working in paediatric palliative care across all care settings in the UK and Republic of Ireland. You may join as an individual or up to 5 nurses/AHPs may join as a group.  Please complete the form set out below. If you have any queries, please don't hesitate to contact us. 

Membership is open to doctors, nurses and allied health professionals who are interested in the area of Paediatric Palliative Medicine. Health professionals working with children and young people with life-limiting conditions and their families may find APPM membership a supportive community promoting educational opportunities and resources for their practice. 

Membership benefits include: 

Joining a community of like-minded health professionals committed and focused on improving care and service delivery to life-limited children and their families. 
Reduced rates on educational study and research days 
Free access to ‘Palliative Medicine’ journal online 
Twice yearly newsletters with two further update emails throughout the year 
Free membership of the European Association of Palliative Care with a wide range of benefits 
Support the APPM work: 
Formulary (first and only specialist paediatric palliative care formulary) 
Development of resources for health professionals 
Development of peer-reviewed, evidence-based clinical guidelines 
Free access to the Palliative Medicine Journal online 
Support the APPM work 
Annual educational meeting (Reduced fee) 
Providing evidence based lectures and interactive workshops on a range of topics relevant to Paediatric Palliative Medicine 
Twice yearly newsletter produced in the Spring and Autumn 
Trainee and local events 
APPM subscriptions are tiered so that they are more equitable to a wider audience (with effect from 1 October 2022). They will run from 1 April-31 March with new members being charged on a pro rata basis as they join. 
Membership type 
Cost per year 
Senior doctors, including medical consultants, associate 
specialists, general practitioners 
Researchers (main role) 
Junior doctors including any doctors in training 
Allied health professionals including pharmacists 
Nurses (individual) 
Nurses and/or allied health professionals as a team - membership up to 5 named members 
Undergraduates in health care, including medical nursing, allied health professionals (including pharmacists) 
Free of charge 

Membership Application Form 

Please complete all contact details where relevant for individual or group membership. 
For Group/team membership please add up to four more members (maximum is 5 in a group). Please include work address above. 
Please indicate if you would be interested in being involved in one of our specialty sub-groups or regional sub-groups: 
APPM membership is tiered according to your membership type. You will be invoiced for the appropriate amount on receipt of your online application. 
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For more information about membership, please email 
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