Nominations for the first ever Frances Jaye Compassionate Care Awards are now open. These prestigious awards, which recognise and promote exceptional care and compassion, are being sponsored by the Clinical Human Factors Group (CHFG) and The Point of Care Foundation.
Category Archives: Compassion
This multidisciplinary conference, rich in ideas and perspectives, took place from 7-9th July at the University of Southampton. Presentations included paintings, films, poetry, performance arts, and ideas from literature, history, neuroscience, psychology, philosophy, anthropology and pedagogy. Keynotes were given by philosopher Dr Anna Smajdor, past HVHF committee member, on compassion and medical
On 20th June Dr Paquita de Zulueta participated in a multidisciplinary conference ‘The Heart of Healthcare‘ hosted by Heartfelt Consulting at Dillington House, Somerset. The event included a powerful and engaging presentation by Dr Alan Watkins on psychological and physiological coherence and its importance for wellbeing and leadership. Also included were
By HVHF member Dr Andrew Papanikitas In this article I outline three areas where the members of the Human Values in Healthcare Forum have been active in promoting discussion and debate: the Open Section of the Royal Society of Medicine, the Primary Care Ethics LinkedIN forum, and an initiative to