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  • 23.Jul.2015
       Closing the Compassion Gap: afternoon workshops

    Closing the Compassion Gap: afternoon workshops

    Time: 14.30 to 17.30

    Venue: Westminster Centre for Resilience, University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, London W1W 6UW

    How are we to evolve a more humane and sustainable paradigm for healthcare? What are our assets as communities for change?
    Our facilitators and speakers are working at the forefront of medical education and professional development.

    The day’s event will bring together a growing community, committed to building compassion and resilience.

    In no relationship is the physician more often derelict than in his duty to himself.
    Sir William Osler (1849-1919)

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  • 23.Jul.2015
       Closing the Compassion Gap: evening talks

    Closing the Compassion Gap: evening talks

    Time:  18.00: Margaret O'Rourke speaks on: Building Resilience - better, safer health for all

              19.00: Andy Bradley speaks on: Self-compassion and the Power to Create

              20.00 to 21.00 Reception

    Staff in all professions are stretched to their limits.  The demands and expectations are huge, yet though the scale is industrial, it will be our humanity, compassion and  resilience that  ensure we - and the NHS -  survive.  This means we have to look after ourselves and one another.  So, if compassion and resilience start here and now, how can we build into our organisations capacity that supports them?  

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