Special Interests

Special Interests: Pain management and helping patients reduce reliance on opioids by using self-management techniques
Palliative and supportive Medicine for dementia and other neurological diseases.


Dr Popert has been a Palliative Medicine Consultant since 1989 and has experience working across all settings including hospital, hospice and community. She has a particular interest in helping patients find ways to take some control over their pain and developed a Palliative Pain Management Programme that can be used by individuals or groups of patients.

She is also interested in digital technology and she developed a Virtual Reality Guided Meditation app, the Forest of Serenity, narrated by David Attenborough, to help reduce pain.