AAHPM honors Dr M. R. Rajagopal as a Visionary in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Dr M. R. Rajagopal, Founder-Chairman of Pallium India, was honored on March 15, 2018 by American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) as one of the 30 most influential leaders in hospice and palliative medicine. During the opening plenary session for the 2018 Annual Assembly of Hospice and Palliative Care, held in Boston, MA on March 15, 2018, Dr. Janet Bull, President, AAHPM, introduced the AAHPM visionaries program with a video announcing all the visionaries. The Visionaries were also recognized at the Leadership Reception later that day, where a small memento was presented to each Visionary to commemorate the honor.
Dr Rajagopal, 2018 Padma Shri awardee, is currently on a speaking tour across USA and Canada, as part of the screening of the documentary film based on his life, titled ‘Hippocratic: 18 Experiments in Gently Shaking the World’, produced by Australia based Moonshine Agency.