SMS Medical College, Jaipur starts MD in Palliative Medicine
SMS Medical College, Jaipur has received approval from National Medical Commission to start MD in Palliative Medicine.
MD Palliative Medicine in KMC, Manipal
Department of Palliative Medicine at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal has obtained permission from National Medical Commission to start MD Palliative Medicine course (two seats per year) starting in 2021.
Lessons from PAHO
The Pan-American Health Organisation (PAHO), the regional office of WHO, has recently published Regulatory System Strengthening in the Americas: Lessons Learned from the National Regulatory Authorities of Regional Reference.
Cervical cancer in India
Smriti Rana and Dr M R Rajagopal from Pallium India joined the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and WHO to discuss the issue of cervical cancer with the aim to seek solutions.
Pallium India has launched a national helpline for palliative care consultation. +91 860 688 4889
Aarohan II – a giant leap for palliative care
Aarohan II comprised a diverse group of 40+ participants including caregivers, people living with life limiting conditions, healthcare providers and others from 14 states across India and from California, USA.
What is the most wonderful thing in the world?
Indira Madambath, Pallium India's volunteer, reviews the book "Challenges and Choices for Patient, Carer and Professional at the End of Life: Living with Uncertainty" by Catherine Proot & Michael Yorke.
Thank you, Lilah!
Lilah Booth is almost as far away from India as possible geographically. She lives in Kingston, Canada, some 13,500 kilometres away. But she covers that distance in no time with her heart, with her love, with her humanity.
Obituary : Dr Abdul Rahman
"Will you start a branch in Manjeri?" he asked. "We will find you the space."