The Manchester course is being held at the Midland Hotel. The hotel is situated in the city centre, close to Manchester Piccadilly mainline station.

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#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Chairman’s introduction 09.30-09.40
2Supportive care – new name or new paradigm?Richard Berman 09.40-10.20
3Opioids – how do they work (and why don’t they work all the time)?Prof Graeme Henderson 10.20-11.00
4COFFEE BREAK 11.00-11.30
5MethadoneDr Andrew Dickman 11.30-12.10
6Hydromorphone – a German perspectiveDr Michael Uberall 12.10-12.50
7LUNCH 12.50-13.50
8Opioid-induced constipationDr Charlotte Leach 13.50-14.30
9Bone pain – Radiotherapy and radionuclides for bone metastasesDr May Teoh 14.30-15.10
10COFFEE BREAK 15.10-15.40
11What else is new (pain)?Dr Andrew Davies / Dr Andrew Dickman 15.40-16.20
12Historical aspects of painProf Joanna Bourke 16.20-17.00
13 Drinks reception (networking) 17.00-18.00
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1 Chairman’s introduction 09.30-09.40
2Cannabinoids – white knights or white elephants?Dr Barry Laird 09.40-10.20
3“Off-licence” prescribingJo Thompson 10.20-11.00
4COFFEE BREAK 11.00-11.30
5Mental capacityDr Caroline Barry 11.30-12.10
6Hypoactive delirium and other causes of impaired consciousness Dr Jason Boland 12.10-12.50
7LUNCH 12.50-13.50
8Exercise in advanced disease – benefit or burden?Dr Matthew Maddocks 13.50-14.30
9QTc prolongation and extrapyramidal adverse effects – cause for concern?Dr Paul Paes 14.30-15.10
10COFFEE BREAK 15.10-15.40
11What else is new (symptoms)?Dr Andrew Davies / Dr Andrew Dickman 15.40-16.20
12Digital health in palliative care – current status, future possibilitiesMuhammed Murhaba 16.20-17.00