Integrated Care & Patient Experiences

3rd-4th March 2016

The 2016 BPOS conference was hosted at Madingley Hall, Cambridge on Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th March 2016.  The dual-theme of the conference was ‘Integrated Care and Patient Experiences’ and we welcomed an excellent range of speakers. Keynote speakers included on day 1 Elaine Chapman (Addenbrooke’s Hospital UK) and Andrew Graystone (BBC Radio 4), with Prof Sue Ziebland (University of Oxford) giving the keynote on day 2.

The final conference programme is available here

A fantastic variety of oral presentations and posters were given on both days.  On day 1 there were two workshops offered as part of the programme: Setting up a Psycho-Oncology service (facilitated by Dr Annabel Price and Elaine Chapman) and a patient and public involvement workshop (facilitated by Dr Susan Williamson, Dr Jo Brett and Helen Bulbeck from Brains Trust.

Photos from the conference are available here

An interview and testimonials from attendees to the 2016 conference are available here.

Conference abstracts are available in the journal Psycho-Oncology