Enrol for the “ASCO Palliative Care’s e-Course” offered jointly by TMH, ASCO and PCIC

The Tata Memorial Hospital Department of Palliative Medicine in collaboration with American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the Palliative Care Interdisciplinary Curriculum (PCIC ) Project is pleased to organize an ‘ASCO Palliative Care e-Course’ (APCeC). 

The advanced Palliative Care course will allow for practicing and in-training Oncologists, Palliative Care Physicians, Physicians and General Practitioners, to receive additional training from eminent international and national faculty with different teaching formats including talks and interactive sessions in breakout rooms.

This virtual training programme will be conducted over 2 weekends in October and November 2022 for four and half hours each day.

Course dates: 29 October 2022 (Saturday), 30 October 2022 (Sunday), 5 November 2022 (Saturday), 6 November 2022 (Sunday)

Course time: 4:45 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (IST)

How to register: Interested participants are requested to complete the application form on or before Tuesday, 30 August, 2022. Please click here to proceed with your application.

Course Fee: Those eligible to register for the course will receive a link for the payment of Rs 500/-. The payment has to be completed on or before Thursday, 22 September 2022. This fee is non-refundable.

Once the course fee is paid, the candidate will receive information about access to the course ASCO website for completing the formal registration and to access several videos which need to be watched before the course starts.

Course Guidelines: Eligible applicants are requested to note that they have to undertake to do the following:

  • Complete the pre course assessment
  • Attend the full 18 hours of the teaching programme
  • Keep their videos on through the programme (If videos are switched off, participants will be considered absent)
  • Attendance will be taken and monitored
  • Complete the post course assessment
  • Complete the post course evaluation
  • Complete the post course evaluation one year after the course ends

Those who satisfy all the criteria for attendance at the course will be eligible for the certification for APCeC completion.

Please click here for the programme details.

Please contact Dr. Akanksha at pallmeded75@gmail.com for clarification/queries.

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