Palliative Care, Architecture, Design and Technology

Monday 12th November 2018, 9.00am-5.00pm

Venue: Foresight Centre, 1 Brownlow Street,

Liverpool, L69 3GL


This symposium brought together researchers from different backgrounds to develop research methodology, to explore how architecture, design and technology can improve quality of life for people with palliative care needs. Several speakers across a range of disciplines presented.

The event was organised by Dr Amara Nwosu (Academic Palliative & End of Life Care Department, Royal Liverpool & Broardgreen UIniversity Hospitals NHS Trust, Palliative Care Institute Liverpool, University of Liverpool), and was supported by Engage Liverpool (University of Liverpool), the Centre for Humanities and Social Sciences of Health, Medicine and Technology (CHSSoHMT), the Global Digital Exemplar Programme (Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust and the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), North West Clinical Research Network (CRN). This offered a wonderful opportunity for collaborative research and networking.