Bereavement during the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK – Interim findings from a national survey – Dr Lucy Selman & Dr Emily Harrop

This powerful event brings together inspirational speakers from the UK, US, and New Zealand. The...

Last updated 15 May 2024

This powerful event brings together inspirational speakers from the UK, US, and New Zealand. The theme of the conference focuses on the personal, professional, and political responses to bereavement from and during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Course Content

Bereavement during the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK - Interim findings from a national survey - Dr Lucy Selman & Dr Emily Harrop

Presenter

Emily Harrop

Dr Emily Harrop is a Marie Curie Research Associate and social scientist at the Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Centre, Cardiff University. She has led on several recent studies in bereavement care and is Co-Principal Investigator on a UK wide mixed methods study looking at Bereavement during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Lucy Selman

Dr Lucy Selman is a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Bristol, where she co-leads the Palliative and End of Life Care Research Group. Her research over the last 15 years has focussed on people’s experiences of serious illness, the end of life and bereavement, and how to improve care in these domains. She is also the founder of Good Grief, a public festival about grief, loss and bereavement which launched in October 2020.