Our Wellcome Trust funded analysis of interventions aims to promote improvement in end of life care worldwide
Can we map how global palliative care is developing over time?
This is an ESRC funded 3 year research project examining experiences of home dying for people living in poverty in the UK in both urban (Glasgow) and rural (Dumfries & Galloway) locations.
Dame Cicely Saunders defined the concept of total pain as the suffering that encompasses all of a person's physical, psychological, social, spiritual, and practical struggles.
As a research group, we are involved in undertaking various research projects into assisted dying.
End of life care in the UK and Japan – intersections in culture, practice and policy
At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death.
This project will be the first to develop an evaluation model that can be used to assess the quality and outcomes of community palliative care in Kerala.
This is an interdisciplinary collaboration between anthropologist Dr Naomi Richards and creative writers Dr Elizabeth Reeder and PhD Candidate Amy Shea.
How can clinicians and services identify people who might benefit from palliative care?
Professor David Clark is an eminent biographer of Cicely Saunders, founder of the modern hospice movement
This important document maps levels of palliative care coverage in Scotland