Dr Helena Dunbar is a children's nurse and Associate Professor at DMU’s Leicester School of Nursing and Midwifery at De Montfort University. Her research interests,expertise and publications are in the areas of paediatric palliative care, place attachment/bonding theory, belongingness and engagement and caring for childrenwith respiratory and allergic conditions.
Helena is also a member of professional associations including the European Association Palliative Care Paediatric Taskforce and Together for Short Lives. Her PhD, sponsored by Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People in the East Midlands, explored how parents perceived a children’s hospice and how they could be influenced to access services. Her presentation will share some of the results of her study and will take a closer look at the notion of bonding at a hospice. Webinar will take place on Thursday 19th November at 2pm Register for this free webinar here