IAPC’s Election Notification

Notice is hereby given to all members of the Indian Association of Palliative Care (IAPC), that elections will be held for the below mentioned posts:

  • President (2025 – 2028)
  • Central Council Members, IAPC (2024 – 2026)
    • North Zone (2 members)
    • North – East Zone (2 members)
    • East Zone (2 members)
    • South Zone (2 members)
    • West Zone (1 member)

The eligibility criteria for those interested to contest in the elections, as below:


The applicant must have an uninterrupted IAPC membership for a minimum of 7 years on the date of being nominated.

Central Council (CC) Member

The applicant must have an uninterrupted IAPC membership for a minimum of 3 years on the date of being nominated.

Members applying to the post of a CC Member from a particular Zone, must belong to that particular Zone as defined by the IAPC’s constitution.

  • North Zone
    (Chandigarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh)
  • North – East Zone
    (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura)
  • East Zone
    (Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Odisha, Sikkim and West Bengal)
  • South Zone
    (Andaman and Nicobar, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana)
  • West Zone
    (Daman and Diu and Nagar and Haveli, Goa, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Rajasthan)

Important dates for the upcoming IAPC’s Elections:

  • Last date to submit online nomination: Friday, 15th December, 2023
  • Last date to withdraw nomination: Saturday, 20th January, 2024
  • In-person election date (If needed): Saturday, 10th February, 2024

The scanned copy of the signed and completed nomination form is to be emailed to the Secretary, IAPC, at iapcelections@gmail.com before 5 p.m. on Friday, 15th December, 2023. Nominations submitted to any other email address will NOT BE accepted.

Please note that Applicants must use one form for one nomination.

Click here to download the nomination and CV form.

In case of any queries, please write to the IAPC’s secretariat at nioiapc@gmail.com or assistant.nio.iapc@gmail.com.

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