Two world leaders in palliative care

Lancaster (UK) Professors Nancy Preston and Sheila Payne have both been recognised as world leaders in palliative care.

The researchers from the International Observatory on End of Life Care at Lancaster University have both been listed in the top 0.1% of scholars worldwide writing about this topic.

Expertscape’s PubMed-based algorithms rate scholars writing about Palliative Care over the past decade, with the top 0.1% rated as “World Expert”.

Brendan McAdams and John Sotos from Expertscape congratulated both Lancaster professors.

“Reaching this level of expertise is a tremendous achievement.”

Professor Sheila Payne is widely recognised throughout the world as an influential leader in promoting multidisciplinary work in palliative care. She is a former President of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) and also holds a visiting chair at Ulster University, Northern Ireland.

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Caption: Professors Nancy Preston and Sheila Payne