IAPC Academy Online Training Program: Session 11

IAPC ACADEMY Lecture Series on Mondays Every Monday from 6:30 AM to 7:30 AM. For registration, please send an email to academyiapc@gmail.com Schedule of the program is available for download Here Session 11 Topic: Understanding And Managing Conflict Date: September 7, 2020.Faculty: Dr. Chitra Venkateswaran. IAPC ACADEMY is an initiative by Indian Association of Palliative…

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IAPC Newsletter: November 2020

From the President’s Desk Dear Friends, Together we celebrated World Hospice and Palliative Care Day, once again, in 2020, on 10th October. Palliative care groups in India joined with the global community to raise their voice for Palliative Care. While looking back, we can see that considerable progress has been made in the field of…

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“If It Were My Mother!”

How the care you provide makes the patient and family relieved from their suffering! Not only the physical suffering; here is an experience shared by Dr. Biji M. S. of Malabar Cancer Centre, Thalasseri. Chandramathi’s (name changed) disease, Carcinoma rectum, was in an advanced stage when she first came to our Palliative clinic, a year…

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Voices from the IAPC at the EAPC 2020 at Palermo, Italy

The European Association of Palliative Care held its virtual conference at Palermo on the 7th,8th and 9th of October 2020. There were six poster presentations and one poster discussion by IAPC Members. Two of them were shortlisted as award winning! A Thematic distribution of the posters presented at the EAPC from the IAPC – Palermo,…

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Lessons: In Life, In Death

Lessons: In Life, In Death by Aneka She grew up in an ordinary middle-class family. She was sent to school with her elder brothers, in contravention of the times, largely thanks to her forward-thinking mother. She wanted to become a schoolteacher like her mother. Post-marriage she had to move to a metropolitan city in another…

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Fellowship in Palliative Care – 2021

Apply Now! Fellowship in Palliative Care – 2021 Last date for receiving applications: 30th November 2020 Fellowship in Palliative Care is an advanced course run by the Institute of Palliative Medicine, Kozhikode, India in partnership with Sanjeevan Palliative Care Project, Pondicherry, India, St Christopher’s Hospice, London, United Kingdom and Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Bangladesh.…

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For Palliative Care, with the Global Community

World Hospice & Palliative Care Day People from all over India joined with the Global Community to raise their voice for Palliative Care once again. Various programs were organized on 10th October, 2020 to celebrate World Hospice and Palliative Care Day. Indian Association of Palliative Care launched training programs in Palliative Care for Physiotherapists as…

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