Tuesday, 15 February 2011
End of Life Care for the Very Old
It just so happens that Professor Claire Goodman is to give a lecture called Going gently into that good night: end of life care for the very old" this Wednesday (16 February) at the University of Hertfordshire.
Professor Goodman currently works in the Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care at the University. She leads a programme of research that evaluates how different approaches to health care for older people with complex needs including dementia, affect their experience of health and support at the end of life. Her clinical background is district nursing.