NAME OF MEDICAL SCHOOL:

Brighton and Sussex Medical School

Medical school lead for undergraduate medical education in palliative care:

Name:

Dr Andreas Hiersche

Postal Address:

Specialist Palliative Care Team; Sussex Cancer Centre; Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals

Eastern Road; Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 5BE

Email:

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Telephone:

01273 273430

Teaching PA name:

Carron Maskell

Teaching PA email:

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Teaching PA telephone:

01273 273430

Lead palliative care clinician for undergraduate medical education (if different to above):

Name:

 

Postal Address:

 

Email:

 

Telephone:

 

Is palliative care a compulsory part of the course?

Yes

 

If yes, how many hours are timetabled?

Core teaching: 25 Hours

Is palliative care examined in Finals exams or at other points in the course?

Yes

 

If yes, please give details:

Finals: written exam questions and OSCE; integrated exam, palliative care contents variable

OVERVIEW OF PROGRAMME

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More information: 

Brighton & Sussex Extra Information May 2014