The Scottish Partnership for Palliative Care provides the secretariat for the Cross Party Group in the Scottish Parliament on Palliative Care.
The Cross Party Group provides an opportunity for MSPs from all parties, members of the public, and representatives from various organisations to meet and discuss a shared interest in palliative care.
All are welcome to join or attend meetings of the Cross Party Group. Cross Party Groups are regulated by Section 6 of the Code of Conduct for Members of the Scottish Parliament. For more information about Cross Party Groups, see the Scottish Parliament website.
The next meeting of the Cross Party Group will take place on Wednesday 14 September 2016, and focus on palliative and end of life care education.
Developing a new palliative and end of life care Educational Framework
Dr Lesley Whyte, Associate Director of Nursing and Midwifery, NHS Education for Scotland
Alison Upton, Learning and Development Manager, Scottish Social Services Council.
Education: a hospice educator’s perspective
Dr Erna Haraldsdottir, Director of Education and Research, St Columba’s Hospice
Presentations will be followed by an opportunity for group discussion.
The agenda for the meeting is available here:
Please get in touch with Pauline to request a place at the meeting.