IAPC’s Certificate Course in Palliative Care for Volunteers (VCCPC)

IAPC’s Certificate Course in Palliative Care for Volunteers (VCCPC) Developing compassionate Volunteers The IAPC’s Volunteer training program recognises the important role of a volunteer in a multi-disciplinary team and their significant impact in the provisioning of palliative care services across the country. Keeping its tradition of building capacity through continuous education in the different domains…

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IAPC’s Course in the Physiotherapy – Palliative Care interface

IAPC’s Course in the Physiotherapy – Palliative Care interface The IAPC recognises the important role of physiotherapists in provisioning quality palliative care. As a commitment and an acknowledgement to the role of a physiotherapist in a multidisciplinary team, the IAPC launched an online course, the ‘IAPC’s Course in the Physiotherapy – Palliative Care interface’ to…

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Register for online workshop on Psychosocial care in chronic illnesses!

Registrations open for the IAPC’s online workshop on Psychosocial care in chronic illness (non oncology)! The IAPC’s new batch for the online workshop on the Psychosocial Aspects of providing care to patients with Non-Oncological Conditions in a Palliative Care setting will begin on Saturday, 9th October, 2021, on the occasion of the World Hospice and…

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IAPC Sensitizes and Trains all District Zonal Officers from Madhya Pradesh

The Indian Association of Palliative Care (IAPC) conducted a 2 day (22nd and 23rd March, 2021) virtual teaching and sensitization workshop on palliative care, for 51 of Madhya Pradesh’s District Zonal officers. The District Zonal Officers are those doctors who are in charge of the various government sponsored district hospitals spread across the state. The…

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Workshop on ‘Palliative Care in Geriatric Oncology’

The virtual workshop on Palliative Care in Geriatric Oncology will be held on 5th December 2020 from 2 PM to 5 PM IST Geriatric Oncology is the theme of the annual conference of Oncology Forum for the year 2020 (OFCON 2020). The virtual conference will be held from 4th to 6th December 2020. A workshop on…

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COVID-19 Pandemic: Ethical Board is Essential in Decision Making

A zoom session on COVID -19 and palliative care was organized by Pallium India INC and IOWA University on 25th March 2020. Here is a brief report prepared by Dr. Lulu Mathews (Program Director, Academics, IPM, Kozhikode and Mr. I. Terrymize, Research Associate, IPM). Dr. M R Rajagopal, a global leader in palliative care and…

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NGO participation in Palliative Care and the role of IAPC

IAPCON 2020 Guwahati organises a satellite session On “NGO participation in Palliative Care and the role of IAPC” Facilitators Dr. Mary Anne Muekaden Immediate Past President IAPC Dr. K V Ganpathy Member, Central Council IAPC Venue: The Auditorium, State Cancer Institute, Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati. Date: February 14, 2020 | 2pm – 3pm. Coordinator: Mr.…

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