IMT Palliative Care Simulation – Friday 20th May 2022

Event details

  • Date: 20 May 2022
  • Time: 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Address: Rooms 41&43, Second Floor, Entrance B, STRIVE Academic Centre
  • Category: Simulation

Booking is closed for this event

Brief overview:

This course complements existing simulation training with a focus on palliative care training for Internal Medicine Trainees (IMT). This training encompasses 8 simulation scenarios carefully mapped to the IMT curriculum to help the trainees achieve the required competencies for managing end of life and applying palliative care skills.

Key learning outcomes:

The following key learning outcomes are covered:

  • Identifies patients with limited reversibility of their medical condition and determines palliative and end of care needs
  • Identifies the dying patient and develops an individualised care plan, including anticipatory prescribing at end of life
  • Demonstrates safe and effective use of syringe pumps in the palliative care population
  • Able to manage non-complex symptom control including pain
  • Facilitates referrals to specialist palliative care across all settings
  • Demonstrates effective consultation skills in challenging circumstances
  • Demonstrates compassionate behaviour and clinical judgement

Target audience:

Internal Medicine Trainees (IMT1-3)

Organised by:

The Postgraduate Department [email protected]


All cancellations need to be made through your account. 

Certificates and feedback:

All attendees will receive a certificate of attendance.