Education & Research

Education, research and training form the bedrock for a quality service to patients and their families. We provide education courses, seminars and workshops throughout the year. Our state-of-the-art facilities are also available to hire.


Courses and Events

The Education, Research & Training Centre, which started with Palliative Care Nurse Education in 1987, has grown and developed into a large, multidisciplinary education and research facility.


Venue Hire and Facilities

The Education, Research & Training Centre is a purpose-built venue, situated in the beautiful grounds of Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services in Harold’s Cross – only 2.5 kilometres from St. Stephens Green in Dublin’s City Centre.

Startup Stock Photos

Our Team

The Education, Research & Training Centre has a highly skilled & dedicated team of professionals.



The Education, Research & Training Centre values the role of research as a source of information contributing to the body of knowledge related to our practice. Projects are undertaken by a wide range of staff.


Library and Information Service

The Library and Information Service is a specialised resource providing an up-to-date collection of books, journals, electronic resources, reports, multimedia materials and other information.