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Jul 18

Death and Dying Seminar Series: Death and the Moving Image

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 -

14:30 to 16:30

Library Seminar Rooms 1 and 2, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA

Each month we are showcasing a different theme on death and dying across the life-course by engaging leading academics and professionals - free to all interested in attending. Our seminar on 18 July will focus on death and the moving image.

For more information on this and future seminars in the series, together with how to register, see the Seminar Series page.

Aug 15

Death and Dying Seminar Series: Palliative Care in New Zealand

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 -

14:30 to 16:30

Chistodoulou Meeting Room 11, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA

Each month we are showcasing a different theme on death and dying across the life-course by engaging leading academics and professionals - free to all interested in attending. Our seminar on 15 August will focus on palliative care in New Zealand.

For more information on this and future seminars in the series, together with how to register, see the Seminar Series page.

Oct 17

Death and Dying Seminar Series: Adult Vulnerability and the Adult Attitudinal Grief Scale

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 -

14:30 to 16:30

Library Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA

Each month we are showcasing a different theme on death and dying across the life-course by engaging leading academics and professionals - free to all interested in attending. Our seminar on 17 October will focus on Adult Vulnerability and the Adult Attitudinal Grief Scale: from theory to practice.

For more information on this and future seminars in the series, together with how to register, see the Seminar Series page.

Nov 29

Researching end of life care from a social science perspective

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 09:00 to Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 17:00

Library Presentation Room, Library, The Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA

Past, present and future contributions

About the workshop – background

This workshop is designed to reflect on the past sociological and anthropological engagements with end of life care practice in order to enable future opportunities for making these kinds of contributions to understanding care practices and informing policy. For further information see the workshop page www.open.ac.uk/health-and-social-care/main/researching-end-of-life-care

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Care team at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in London

'Hospital' - further four episodes

Starts Tuesday 20th June at 9pm on BBC2

Produced in partnership with The Open University, Episode One follows events as St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington receives victims from the Westminster terror attack.

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