Clinical Lead for UCHD
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Mark Cobb is a senior chaplain and a clinical director at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and holds honorary academic posts at the Universities of Liverpool and Sheffield. His clinical speciality is palliative care and his primary research interests are in the fields of spirituality, end of life care and healthcare design. He is currently involved in studies investigating transitions to palliative care for older people in acute hospitals; depression and demoralisation in patients with advanced metastatic cancer; and the clinical assessment of spirituality.
Mark has a wide range of published authored and co-authored works on subjects including healthcare ethics, chaplaincy, palliative care and spirituality. Prior to joining Sheffield Teaching Hospitals he worked in the community, voluntary and NHS sectors and has a multidisciplinary education in engineering, theology and ethics.