Know Your Disease
"While receiving such news can be extremely devastating, it is often the case that after the initial shock has worn off, many people would prefer to spend their remaining time in a way that is most meaningful to them." Chitra Goyal writes.
Ramp Walkers Turn Showstoppers
During the Institute of Fashion Technology Kerala (IFTK)-organised fashion show, four people living with disabilities (PLWD), all wheelchair users, turned out to be showstoppers and drew rounds of applause from the audience with their flair and finesse.
Binod Hariharan takes over as Chairman of Pallium India Trust
Mr Binod Hariharan takes over as the Chairman of Pallium India's board of trustees. Dr M R Rajagopal, the Founder of Pallium India, has been elevated as Chairman Emeritus and will continue to guide Pallium India in its journey forward.
Two new trustees join Pallium India
Dr Soumya Swaminathan (former Chief Scientist, World Health Organization) and Dr Vijayakumar K (Honorary Secretary, Health Action by People, Trivandrum) have joined Pallium India’s Board of Trustees.
Renal Palliative Care
Pallium India organised a webinar on renal palliative care with Dr Frank Brennan.
Palliative Care: Improving Quality of Life
What does palliative care involve and how does it help improve the quality of life of a person with serious health related suffering? Read on.
Kuttikkootam 3-day residential summer camp for children was organised from 18th to 20th May 2023. Around 40 children participated in the camp at Jubilee Memorial Animation Centre, Thiruvananthapuram.
Integrating Palliative Care into Tuberculosis Treatment
A 5-day training programme on capacity building in palliative care in TB was held at GHTM Tambaram Chennai (TN) with Pallium India as the Education & Training Partner.
Release of Palliative Nursing Module & Self-learning Program
On 13th May, 2023, Dr Mohanan Kunnummal, Vice Chancellor, Kerala University of Health Sciences, launched Essentials of Palliative Care-India (EPCI - an online Self learning module for Doctors and Nurses) and released the Palliative Care Nursing Module for B Sc Nursing.