Dr Karen Groves of Southport awarded the MBE for Services to Queenscourt Hospice December 31st, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments Dr Karen Groves of Southport awarded the MBE for Services to Queenscourt Hospice Dr Karen Groves, the Medical Director of Queenscourt Hospice, Town Lane, Kew, Southport has been awarded the MBE for Services to the Hospice. Karen Groves was born and educated in Liverpool, qualifying as a medical doctor from Liverpool University in 1979. After graduation and during her pre-registration year, Dr Groves first identified the need for better end of life care after experiencing two particularly traumatic deaths in young women. She embarked on the GP vocational training scheme, working for over 12 years in general practice in the Southport area, and is now the Medical Director of Queenscourt Hospice, Southport. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Related Comments comments!