Conference Proceeding

Leadership in compassionate care: Conference Handbook



Adamson E, Dewar B, Donaldson JH, Gentleman M, Gray M, Horsburgh D, King L, Kalorkoti J, McArthur J, Maclean M, McCrossan G, McIntosh I, Ross J, Pullin S, Sloan S, Smith FC, Smith S, Tocher R & Waugh A (2012) Leadership in compassionate care: Conference Handbook. In: Leadership in compassionate care: Conference Handbook. Third International Conference on Compassionate Care, Edinburgh, 30.06.2012-30.06.2012. Edinburgh: Edinburgh Napier University/NHS Lothian.

The objectives of this conference are to: •Develop a creative forum that stimulates dialogue and learning about compassionate caring in the complex multidisciplinary world of health, social care and healthcare education. •Learn about novel and creative approaches to compassionate caring for service users, families and healthcare staff. •Provide a networking opportunity for practitioners, educationalists, policy makers and researchers from across the globe •Celebrate innovations in compassionate care practice, education and research •Stimulate developments in practice, research and policy in this area

Nursing; Compassionate care; leadership skills;

FundersNHS Lothian
Publication date31/12/2012
PublisherEdinburgh Napier University/NHS Lothian
Publisher URL
Place of publicationEdinburgh
ConferenceThird International Conference on Compassionate Care
Conference locationEdinburgh

People (2)


Dr Gill McCrossan

Dr Gill McCrossan

Senior Lecturer, Health Sciences Stirling

Mrs Fiona Smith

Mrs Fiona Smith

Senior Lecturer Acute Nursing, Health Sciences Stirling