Course Providers

​Course Provider Study Days/Course Overview For More Information Visit The Websites ​For additional Enquiries Contact
​Edinburgh Napier University

​We offer courses and modules at various levels full or part time.  These can be as part of a:

  • BSc Degree
  • Masters Degree

​Isabel Dosser, Lecturer

Tel:0131 455 5613


Karen Campbell, Lecturer

Tel:0131 455 5729

​St Columba's Hospice


​We offer interdisciplinary courses in partnership with Queen Margaret University:

  • MSc/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate in Palliative Care
  • Graduate Certificate in Palliative Care

Individual modules / short courses and study days can be taken for continuing professional development.

​Susan Thorburn, Administrator

Tel: 0131 551 7710

​NHS Lothian

​We offer a range of palliative and end of life study days/ courses that are suitable for staff of all grades and disciplines working in health and social care.  Courses cover a number of palliative related topics.

​Full course listings are published every six months and are available from Jenny Doig.

For all enquiries on courses relating to bereavement contact the Bereavement Co-ordinator.

Booking for all NHS Lothian courses

NHS Lothian Health Care Staff can book via Empower/PWA

Social Care Staff should book through their local administrators.

enny Doig, Macmillan Cancer & Palliative Care Educator

Bereavement Co-ordinator

Tel: 0131 242 6995

​The University of Edinburgh

Primary Palliative Care Research Group

​We offer post graduate and CPD teaching for health care professionals.

Information about learning opportunites

Morag Edwards, PA to Professor Scott Murray and administrator for the group:

Tel: 0131 650 2680

Fax: 0131 650 9119


Last Reviewed: 28/07/2015