Covid-19 Pandemic and Mental Health

Covid-19 pandemic and Mental Health: Experiences of Organising Services at a Mental Health Care Institution A monograph by AIIMS, New Delhi The Department of Psychiatry & National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre (NDDTC), All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi has published a monograph ‘Covid-19 pandemic and Mental Health: Experiences of Organising Services at a…

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The Model Legal Framework 2.0 for the End of Life Care in India

Vidhi Center for Legal Policy and The End of Life Care in India Task Force (ELICIT) continue their efforts to improve the end of life care in India as they develop the model legal framework 2.0. This framework builds upon their existing efforts to further patients’ rights and ethical best practices, while also being fully…

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A Campaign to Thank Your Palliative Care Heroes!

The Global Partners in Care has launched the “Palliative Care Heroes” campaign to say ‘Thank You’ to the estimated 400,000 healthcare workers and 1.2 million volunteers delivering palliative care globally by recognizing and celebrating the magnanimous contributions of these palliative care workers, towards improving the quality of living (and dying); particularly their selfless and tireless…

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We Celebrate Mothers

Mother’s day 9th May The World celebrates Mother’s Day on 9th May each year, with renewed enthusiasm, grandeur and gratitude. Our Social media networks, the commercial ads and every other platform get flooded with portraits of a ‘Mother’ and enlists her various attributes and virtues of unconditional love, sacrifice, patience, heroic, suffering and many more……

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The Much Awaited IAPCON 2021 Videos are Out now!

Missed watching a session? Want to re-watch a session? or Want to share the sessions with your friends and colleagues? Click the below links to watch the various sessions from the IAPCON 2021. Day 1: 19 March, 2021 Session A: Inauguration and Scientific sessions Session B: The CCEPC course co-ordinators session Session C: Pre-conference workshop…

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APHN Announces Scholarship and Bursaries!

The Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network (APHN) has opened applications for the Rosalie Shaw Travel Scholarship (RSTS) and APHN Bursaries for individuals attending the 14th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference (Online), scheduled for the Saturday, 13th and Sunday, 14th of November, 2021. The Rosalie Shaw Travel Scholarship also covers the registration fee and is available…

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IAPC Newsletter: April 2021

From the President’s Desk Dear Friends, March was hectic, but inspiring as well. Brilliant academic sessions, flavors of togetherness, selfless hard work, and new initiatives, not only made March special but also imparted momentum to the Palliative Care movement in the country. At the end of the day, one felt both proud and motivated. All…

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