Coackley, Alison


Job Title: Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Qualifications: MBChB MRCGP MSc

Speciality: Palliative Medicine

GMC Number: 3260025


Clinics: n/a

Tumour site(s): n/a


A graduate of Aberdeen University, Dr Coackley is a consultant in Palliative Medicine, working here at the Centre and the Marie Curie Hospice in Liverpool.

She is also programme director for Higher Specialist Training in Palliative Medicine (Mersey Deanery) and specialises in management of nausea and vomiting in advanced cancer, pain assessment, ethical issues and medical education.

Currently involved in a national trial that looks at pain assessment using the EPAT tool, Dr Coackley's clinics take place here at the Centre and at Marie Curie Hospice.