Upcoming Courses

CCPPM: Certificate course in pain and palliative medicine for doctors.
CCPN: Certificate course in palliative nursing for nurses.

Please note: IACA scholarships are available for limited number of applicants.

 Date Course Location Contact
Sep 4 CCPPM Hyderabad, Telengana
Sep 6 Foundation Course – 10 days Trivandrum, Kerala
Sep 6 CCPPMCCPN 6 weeks Trivandrum, Kerala
Nov 6 CCPPM Hyderabad, Telengana
Nov 7 Foundation Course – 10 days Trivandrum, Kerala
Nov 7 CCPPMCCPN 6 weeks Trivandrum, Kerala


Courses in TIPS, Trivandrum


Courses in MNJIORCC, Hyderabad


Courses in BMCHRC, Jaipur


Courses in GCRI, Ahmedabad


Scholarships available for six weeks certification courses

The Indo American Cancer Association and John and Editha Kapoor Charitable Foundation, in association with Trivandrum Institute of Palliative Sciences, are offering scholarships to practising doctors and nurses, who are interested in learning fundamentals of Palliative Care.

The scholarships are offered to 12 most deserving candidates every year, for the following courses:
1. 6 weeks Certificate Course in Palliative Medicine
2. 6 weeks Certificate Course in Palliative Nursing

The details of the training centres where these courses are offered are given below. Please contact the respective training-in-charge for application details.

1. Trivandrum Institute of Palliative Sciences, Trivandrum
Ms Sheeba Shaju:

2. MNJ IO and Regional Cancer Centre, Hyderabad
Dr Gayatri Palat; Ms Vineela:

3. Bhagwan Mahaveer Cancer Hospital and Research Centre, Jaipur
Dr Anjum Joad; Dr Shikha Jain:

4. The Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute, Ahmedabad
Dr Geeta Joshi:

5. Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai
Dr Mary Ann Muckaden:

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