Robert completed his medical degree at the University of Edinburgh, before going on to work clinically in Sussex and London.
His undergraduate teaching roles currently focus on pain management, palliative care emergencies and clinical communication skills. Robert also works as a specialty registrar in palliative medicine on the East of England rotation.
In partnership with the Clinical School and Cambridge University Press, he is in the process of co-creating ‘Managing Dying’, an end of life care simulation training programme for final year medical students.
- End of life care
- Evaluation of novel educational interventions
Berlin A, Brodrick R. A Safe Place to Suffer: Psychotherapy with Clients for Whom No Improvement May be Possible. Transactional Analysis Journal. 2021. 51:2 (in press)
Kingdon A, Spathis A, Brodrick R, Clarke G, Kuhn I, Barclay S. What is the impact of clinically assisted hydration in the last days of life? A systematic literature review and narrative synthesis. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2020 Oct 12:bmjspcare-2020-002600.
Antunes B, Bowers B, Winterburn I, Kelly MP, Brodrick R, Pollock K, Majumder M, Spathis A, Lawrie I, George R, Ryan R, Barclay S. Anticipatory prescribing in community end-of-life care in the UK and Ireland during the COVID-19 pandemic: online survey. BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care. Published Online First: 16 June 2020. doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2020-002394