Course and modules

The School of Medicine runs a variety of CPD modules. 

CPD modules (A-Z)

CourseModule codeCostDetailDates
Challenges of communicating bad news in a Pandemic N/A Free

Led by a panel of leading communication teachers, clinicians and ethicists this webinar will examine the challenges faced by medical and health professionals in communicating with patients, families and colleagues during the Covid-19 pandemic, and seek to highlight new guidance that has resulted.

Please enquire with hlscpd@liverpool.ac.uk for future dates

Clinical and Ethical Decision Making During a Pandemic N/A

 Free

This webinar will aim to tackle some of the most significant ethical questions that have been posed by the COVID-19 outbreak.

Please enquire with hlscpd@liverpool.ac.uk for future dates

Acute Oncology MDSC156 / MDSC199

£650.00 (for 2020/21 academic year)

This eight-week online course will aim to develop the practitioner’s in-depth knowledge of assessment and management of acute oncological presentations to both general hospitals and specialist cancer units.

For an enrolment form or more information please contact hlscpd@liverpool.ac.uk 

The next module will begin in Spring 2021

Advanced Practice in Palliative Care MDSC160

£1134.00 (for 2020/21 academic year)

This flexible course is designed for Doctors on Palliative Care specialist training programmes, Doctors wishing to expand their skills in this area (e.g. Oncology, Elderly Care etc), Nurses and Allied Health Professionals seeking to develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of palliative care as part of their academic and career development.

For an enrolment form or more information please contact hlscpd@liverpool.ac.uk 

Please enquire with hlscpd@liverpool.ac.uk for future dates

Advanced Practice in End of Life Care MDSC161

£1134.00 (for 2020/21 academic year)

For an enrolment form or more information please contact hlscpd@liverpool.ac.uk 

The next module will begin on Friday 5th February 2021. 

Applied Ethics for Clinical Practice I MDSC400 £1400.00 (for 2020/21 academic year) This module will provide students with the opportunity to explore and understand ethical problems and theories, to enhance their ethical reasoning skills and to develop a series of research skills and professional behaviours in the fields of clinical ethics and in ethical decision-making processes. (30 Credits) First semester 2020-21

Applied Ethics for Clinical Practice II MDSC401

£1400.00 (for 2020/21 academic year)

This module is designed for healthcare professionals (doctors, nurses, health care managers, medical students, medical and pharmaceutical researchers, radiographers, health care educators, chaplains, medical volunteers, hospice personnel and social workers).

The overall goal is to enhance students’ knowledge and understanding in the field of clinical ethics. It  offers students an enhanced set of ethical skills and capacities that will facilitate their everyday practice and professionalism.

Second semester 2020-21

Practical Microvascular Surgery MDSC189 

TBC

For an enrolment form or more information please contact hlscpd@liverpool.ac.uk  

We anticipate the next module will be held in March 2021 - dates to be confirmed.

Research Methods ILT701

£850.00 (for 2020/21 academic year)

For an enrolment form or more information please contact hlscpd@liverpool.ac.uk

Please enquire with hlscpd@liverpool.ac.uk for future dates