NAME OF MEDICAL SCHOOL:

Lancaster

Medical school lead for undergraduate medical education in palliative care:

Name:

Dr Amy Gadoud

Postal Address:

International Observatory on End of Life Care, Division of Health Research
C86, Furness Building, Lancaster University, Bailrigg, Lancaster, LA1 4YG

Email:

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Telephone:

01524 594 962

Teaching PA name:

 Eliza Shaw

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

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Is palliative care a compulsory part of the course?

Yes

If yes, how many hours are timetabled?

6 hours of taught lectures / tutorials
6 days’ clinical experience in a hospice (St Mary’s Ulverston or St John’s Lancaster) in year 4

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

Yes

If yes, please give details:

In finals
MCQs and extended answer questions
Also can be part of clinical OSCE

OVERVIEW OF PROGRAMME

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Extra Information : LancasterExtraInformationMar2020.pdf