Centres offering MD / DNB in Palliative Medicine in India

MD in Palliative Medicine

Palliative Care was recognised as a medical subspecialty by the Medical Council of India (MCI) in 2010.The Specialist Palliative Medicine training (MD Palliative Medicine) in India is a 3-year onsite supervised training program offered at a Medical Council of India (MCI) recognized department in a medical college in India. 

The List of centres offering MD in Palliative Medicine as below (in alphabetical order):

  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi
  • Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi
  • Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute, Ahmedabad
  • Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
  • Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Hospital, Jaipur
  • Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur 
  • Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 

DNB in Palliative Medicine

In 2021, the National Board of Examinations (NBE) approved Diplomate in National Board (DNB) in Palliative Medicine, is a 3-year onsite supervised training program offered at NBE accredited medical Colleges/institutions/hospitals in India. 

The List of centres offering DNB in Palliative Medicine are as below (in alphabetical order):

  • Aster CMI Hospital, Bengaluru
  • Basavatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital and Research Institute (BIACH & RI), Hyderabad
  • Cancer Institute Adyar, Chennai
  • Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
  • Max Saket Hospital, New Delhi
  • MNJ Institute of Oncology, Hyderabad 

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