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. The objective of the program is to deliver a good quality training program, affordable to participants from low- and middle-income countries. The six-month online course is designed as a distance education program.
The Fellowship Program aims to create a group of palliative care workers with an in depth knowledge of core issues in organising palliative care at the grassroots level and well versed with the recent advances and challenges in palliative care and community participation regionally, nationally and globally. More than 79 candidates from 20 countries have already successfully completed this program.
This course is aimed at people working/ interested in the field of palliative care. Clinical staff or program managers/ coordinators or community volunteers are eligible to apply. This training program will be particularly useful for trainers and program managers (individuals in management positions in Non-Government Organizations and government agencies) in palliative care. The main target participants include:
- Program managers of health care projects
- Palliative care trainers
- Social workers in palliative care
- Non-clinical volunteers/ staff/ paid carers
- Health care advocacy groups
- Doctors/nurses who want to further explore non-medical aspects of Palliative Care
- Any other person interested in learning about setting up of palliative care services
Last date for receiving applications: 30th November, 2020
Course Fee: INR 7500 (US$ 100)