PACE, the palliative care club of College of Engineering Trivandrum (CET), organized a one-day workshop on palliative care, on 2nd April 2017. The program was attended by staff and students of CET. Pallium India’s Advocacy Manager, Babu Abraham, HR Manager, Arathy Venukumar, Volunteer Leela Devi, Volunteer Krishnaraj Nambiar and Medical Social Worker Sherin Wilfred, spoke to the participants about the significance of palliative care in today’s society and shared their own experiences. Leela Devi also put forward some suggestions to PACE on how to contribute to palliative care. Dr K C Raveendranathan, Principal, CET, also addressed the audience.
Praveen T A, General Secretary of PACE, described the future plans of PACE, incuding the decision to conduct ward-level survey in Kulathoor division of Trivandrum Corporation for identifying people who need palliative care and support and to provide help.
Dear staff and students of College of Engineering Trivandrum, thank you for your support to palliative care. Your eagerness to help our fellow human beings excites us.