The Cicely Saunders Lecture 2012
International & national policies for palliative care: can they make a difference? by Dr Kathleen M Foley
Thursday 3 May 2012
King’s College London, Cicely Saunders Institute, Bessemer Road, London SE5 9PJ
From 17.30-18.30, followed by a reception
Please RSVP by Tuesday 10 May 2011 to Emma Bennett at emma.m.bennett [at] kcl.ac.uk
Dr Kathy Foley is the medical director of the International Palliative Care Initiative of the Open Society Public Health Program. She is an attending neurologist in the Pain & Palliative Care Service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. She was elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences for her national and international efforts in the treatment of patients with cancer pain. She is the past director of the Project on Death in America, which worked to transform the culture of dying in the United States through initiatives in research, scholarship, and clinical care.