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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“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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Post Doctoral Fellowship in Pain and Palliative Care

Applications invited for Post Doctoral Fellowship in Pain and Palliative Care Applications invited for Post Doctoral Fellowship in Pain and Palliative Care by MNJ Institute of Oncology & RCC, Hyderabad, affiliated by Kaloji Narayanaro University of Health Sciences, Telangana. The applicant should possess post graduate degree (MD/DNB/Diploma) in any clinical speciality.  Last date to receive…

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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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Home Based Palliative Care: A Manual for Nurses

Home Based Palliative Care: A Manual for Nurses Published by Institute of Palliative Medicine (WHO Collaboration Centre for Community Participation in Palliative Care and Long Term Care) Kozhikode, Kerala, India. Dr. Lulu Mathews, Program Director, Academics, Institute of Palliative Medicine (IPM), Kozhikode introduces this book for our readers. Since most people prefer to spend their…

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IAPC Academy Online Training Program: Session 10

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 10 Topic: Approach to an Angry Patient/Family in a Palliative Care setting Date: August 31, 2020.Faculty: Dr. Santosh K Chaturvedi. IAPC ACADEMY is…

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IAPC Academy Online Training Program: Session 9

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 9 Topic: Approach to an Adult Patient with Breathlessness Date: August 24, 2020.Faculty: Dr. Nishkarsh Gupta. IAPC ACADEMY is an initiative by Indian…

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