The APPM holds various educational and training events 

Our main event is the annual two day conference for general paediatricians, trainees, children’s and adults’ hospice doctors, specialists in paediatric and adult palliative medicine, nurses and allied health professionals working in paediatric palliative care. 
 
This event is open to APPM members and non-members alike. 

APPM CONFERENCE 2024  Signs, symptoms, solutions 21 & 22 November 2024 at 30 Euston Square, London NW1 2FB Early bird tickets available until 31 July  The APPM Conference 2024 will take place on 21 and 22 November 2024 at 30 Euston Square, London, NW1 2FB – a delightful venue which is close to many mainline stations.  The Conference this year is over two full days with Day 1 being devoted to Research with a plethora of speakers from all aspects of research in paediatric palliative care. Day 2 will concentrate on clinical matters and we are delighted to confirm that Dr Andrew Dickman, Consultant Pharmacist for Palliative Care at the Academic Palliative and End of Life Care Centre, Royal Liverpool University Hospital and author of the book “Drugs in Palliative Care” will be speaking. Dr Isabel Paz, Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, Oxford Psychological Medicine Centre and Dr Kate Green, Paediatric Clinical Psychologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust will discuss mental health in children with palliative care needs and we will be confirming speakers on long term ventilation and liver disease in palliative care.  In the evening of Thursday 21 November, there will be an opportunity to meet your colleagues in a more social capacity. This will be at the same venue and food will be available (three canapés and three bowls per person) with one complimentary drink. The evening reception is an additional cost of £40 on your conference registration fee.  There is some overnight accommodation at 30 Euston Square – the cost is £180 (single occupancy) and £190 (double occupancy) which includes a continental breakfast and VAT. There are other hotels in the vicinity. Delegates are asked to make their own arrangements.  To register your attendance to the Eventbrite: APPM Conference 2024 - Registration Please note that there are several types of registration from which to choose depending on your choice of days, whether you are an APPM member or not and whether you wish to attend the evening event on Day 1. Early bird tickets are available until Wednesday 31 July.   Details for those wishing to apply to exhibit at the Conference can be found here    

Call for Abstract Submissions – Closing date midday on 31 July 2024 
We are delighted to invite the submission of abstracts for posters based on the theme of the Conference – Signs, Symptoms, Solutions - to be displayed at the Conference for the duration of the two days . Please click here for information on how to apply and for a submission form
 
PAST EVENTS 

APPM Conference 2023 Thank you to all who attended the APPM Conference in Birmingham on 16/17 November 2023.  Here is a copy of the programme should you wish to see what we did APPM Conference 2023 - Programme   A catalogue of posters displayed at the Conference is available to download APPM Conference 2023 - Catalogue of Posters - Part 1 APPM Conference 2023 - Catalogue of Posters - Part 2  

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