Published on: August 6, 2022

One of Pallium India’s collaborating centers, Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), Department of Pain and Palliative Care in Srinagar, J&K, organised a three-day ELNEC (End of Life Nursing Education Consortium) program with the support of Cipla Foundation, from July 21st to 23rd, 2022.

Prof. Nazir Ahmed Khan (HOD, Pain and Palliative Care, SKIMS) and his staff had arranged it for all the nurses of the hospital. There was a total of 30 participants from different departments of SKIMS, Government Medical College and Cancer Society of Kashmir.

The primary objective of this ELNEC program was to give nurses and other healthcare professionals the knowledge and skills required to provide specialized care to patients and their families facing serious illness and/or the end of life. Senior faculty, Madam Hanife and Dr. Anjum Khan, facilitated the sessions.

(Image and report courtesy: SKIMS, ELNEC India)

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