IAPCON 2020 website is functional: (old website is defunct).

As The Filmfare awards are going to be conducted on 15th Feb 2020, in Guwahati, all the hotels will be booked. Therefore we request all the delegates to book their hotels for accommodation, before 15th Nov’19.

Kindly contact Mr. Anand Das for bookings at low rate. (Mob: 9864045457)

The IAPC Annual Conference, IAPCON 2020

The 27th International Conference of Indian Assocition of Palliative Care is being organised in Guwahati. You are all cordially invited.

Conference Dates: February 14, 15 & 16 of 2020.

Pre-conference date: February 13 of 2020.

Venue: GMCH Auditorium Complex, Assam.





Program Highlights

  • Palliative Care Education in India
  • Universal Access to Palliative Care
  • Paediatric Palliative Care Empowering compassionate communities
  • Political will for prevention & relief of suffering at the end of life
  • North East Palliative Care: New initiatives
  • Institute Based Palliative Care
  • Rehabilitation & Palliative Care
  • Nursing Issues Empower to improve competency
  • Pain Management Research in Palliative Care
  • Role of Volunteers & Social workers Safe use of opioids
  • Palliative Care in Non-Malignant Diseases
  • Engaging Students in Palliative Care
  • Entrust: Joining hands with contemporaries
  • Care for Caregivers
  • Palliative Care Debate: “Implementing Advance Directives in India”
  • Palliative Care Quiz
  • Best 3 Oral Presentations
  • Best 3 Poster Presentations


Conference Secretariat:

Dr. Arun Deka
Organizing Secretary

First Floor, Administrative Block,
State Cancer Institute, Gauhati Medical College,
Bhangagarh, Guwahati – 781032, Assam, India.

Email: | Website:


Official Conference Managers:

Neeraj Jaggi | Mobile: +91 9810658724
Rajat Khurana | Mobile: +91 9811911800

28-32. Ground Floor, Rectangle-I,
Distt. Centre Saket. New Delhi-110017



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4 Thoughts to “IAPC Annual Conference, IAPCON 2020”

  1. Asoke Mathew

    Dear Sir/ Madam
    I am Dr.Asoke Mathew a palliative care physician attached to Lakshmi pain and palliative care, Chennai. I and my colleague Dr Niranjana had sent our registration form and fees as a cheque for Rs 6000/- ( as our trust does not have Net Banking facility)The letter was sent as speed post around last week of Agust. As we are interested to attend the conference kindly let us know the status of our application. This will enable us to make further arrangements to attend the conference.
    Thanking You
    Dr Asoke Mathew & Dr Niranjana

    1. Rintesh Roy


      I have escalated the matter to our National Information Officer. She will do the needful. Regards.

      Web Master.

  2. Dr.Umesh B Gujjar

    Respected Sir,
    We have Paid through NEFT & Registered by sending an email on.

    Please confirm.

    For accommodation, Not getting response.
    Please help through email.

    Dr.Umesh Gujjar—- Palliative Care Doctor
    Prashob K. —- Counsellor

    1. Rintesh Roy

      We have informed your issue to our National Information Officer and it is being looked after. Thank you.

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