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Professor Fliss Murtagh

Research Interests

She is experienced in providing palliative care to a wide range of people with far advanced disease and their families, and has published extensively on palliative and end-of-life care needs, especially for older people and those with advanced kidney disease.

She is also experienced in research methods: cohort and cross sectional surveys, psychometrics, implementation and use of outcomes, especially the Integrated Palliative care (or Patient) Outcome Scale (see www.pos-pal.org).

Biography Fliss qualified in medicine in the UK in 1986. She worked in General Practice for almost 10 years, and then undertook specialist training in palliative medicine. She is now a Professor of Palliative Care at Hull York Medical School, and Visiting Professor of Palliative Care at the Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London, UK.
Teaching and Learning Fliss is currently Academic Training Programme Director – North & East Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire - and leads on postgraduate clinical academic training for Hull York Medical School (together with Dr Simon Hart). She also contribute to the undergraduate training of medical students at Hull York Medical School.
ResearcherID www.researcherid.com/rid/C-3216-2009
Scopus Author ID 8965002400

Address

Wolfson Palliative Care Research Centre
3rd floor,
Allam Medical Building,
University of Hull,
Hull,
HU6 7RX,
UK