ACTION Consortium Meeting: 2016
At the beginning of October 2016, representatives of all work packages attended the annual ACTION consortium meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark, where positive discussions on the progress of the ACP trial in Europe took place.
26th October 2016
'The time is nigh...': New EAPC Blog entry from the ACTION teamLancaster University's Sheila Payne discusses opening up debate about the timing of advance care planning (ACP) conversations.
30th August 2016
New ACTION publication in BMC Cancer
The research protocol for the ACTION study was recently published in BMC Cancer.
Entitled "Advance care planning - a multi-centre cluster randomised clinical trial: the research protocol of the ACTION study", the publication is free to download as a PDF from the link below.
8th April 2016
ACTION members submit a second EAPC Blog Posting
The ACTION project's Danish team contribute to the EAPC Blog with a post entitled "From 'Death Talks' to Advance Care Planning?".
24th February 2016
ACTION blog entry for the EAPC
On behalf of the ACTION consortium, our Rotterdam team explain the background of our study in a European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Blog.
6th January 2016
Respecting Choices TDIA Award
Drs Linda Briggs and Bernard Hammes recently accepted a Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Award on behalf of the Respecting Choices programme.
The Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards (TDIA) celebrates those whose ideas have broken the mold to create significant impact.
13th May 2015
ACTION Consortium Meeting: October 2014
Representatives of all Work Packages attended an annual ACTION consortium meeting in Manchester, UK, between the 6th and 8th October 2014.
The UK team were kind enough to arrange typical English weather for the occasion but this did not detract from an excellent meeting, with many topics covered during the 2-day event, followed by a further 'Respecting Choices' training day.
9th October 2014
ACTION members undergo "Respecting Choices" training
News coverage of a recent "Respecting Choices" training programme, which members of ACTION recently attended, was broadcast on a local network in La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA. This video news item can be found at the link below.
23rd May 2014