• Evidence into Practice (and Back Again):

    The Values Agenda – Final programme and call for participation – November 2 St Catherine’s College, Oxford For details of the programme and to register please see below

     
  • ESRC seminar on co-production in mental health:

    Implications for education and training

     
  • ‘Big Question’ session on Talking about Dying

    Hosted by Evan Davies – Thursday November 16 5.00 to 7.00 at St Catherine’s College, Oxford – free but places offered on a first come basis – for further details and to register please SEE BELOW

     
  • The Royal College of Psychiatrists has published a new College Report:

    ‘Core Values for Psychiatrists’ (CR204)  http://www.rcpsych.ac.uk/usefulresources/publications/collegereports/cr/cr204.aspx The Report: articulates and clarifies the values operating in psychiatry today. outlines 8 core values – Communication, Dignity, Empathy, Fairness, Honesty, Humility, Respect, Trust.  The values are developed into themes and principals covering all […]

     
  • New publication in Journal of Patient Experience

    Regent Lee, Amy Jones, Felicity Woodgate, Kirthi Ballamkonda, Nicholas Killough, Lucy Fulford-Smith, Katherine Hurst, Ismail Cassimjee, and Ashok Handa – The Experience of Patients During the Clinical Management Pathway of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms at a NHS Trust Available from: DOI: 10.1177/2374373517715010 journals.sagepub.com/home/jpx OR down load a copy […]

     
  • Conference announcement from the Whiteness Network ‘Is my diagnosis R/WHITE?’

    For details including how to book a free place please see below Numbers are limited so places will be offered on a first come first served basis

     
  • New publication on the Montgomery judgement

    In Medical Law Review Jonathan Herring, Bill Fulford, Michael Dunn and Ashok Handa – Elbow Room for Best Practice? Montgomery, Patients’ Values, and Balanced Decision-making in Person-centred Clinical Care  Available now from: doi:10.1093/medlaw/fwx029 OR advice view online https://academic.oup.com/medlaw/advance-articles  OR down load a copy (for personal use […]

     
  • New network launched

    The VB CAMHs (Values-Based Child and Adolescent Mental Health system) Network has been launched to support implementation of the recommendations of the  report from The Values-based Child and Adolescent Mental Health System Commission. For more details or to join the […]

     
  • First International Symposium on Medical Humanities

    The Centro de Humanidades, Facultad de Medicina Clínica Alemana Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile, is very pleased to announce its first International Symposium on Medical Humanities – for details please go to: http://humanidadesmedicas.udd.cl/

     
  • New Network pages now live!

    In response to the success of the growing number of networks in the Collaborating Centre we have created a new section of the website and will be adding further materials over the next few weeks – see here