3-day ELNEC program at SKIMS
Department of Pain and Palliative Care, Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), Srinagar, J&K, organised a 3-day ELNEC (End of Life Nursing Education Consortium) program with the support of Cipla Foundation, from July 21st to 23rd 2022.
10 day Foundation Training in Puducherry
Pallium India and Aarupadai Veedu Medical College (AVMC) Puducherry conducted a 10-day foundation training program for palliative care professionals (doctors and nurses) in Puducherry.
Opioid Availability Workshop and other developments in Puducherry
Addressing the need for quality palliative care in Puducherry, Pallium India and Aarupadai Veedu Medical College & Hospital in association with Department of Drugs Control, Puducherry conducted an “Opioid Availability” workshop for palliative care professionals, drug vendors and pharmacists of medical institutions.
CME: Getting comfortable with Essential Narcotic Drugs at Chhattisgarh
On 7 July 2022, a hybrid event on 'Getting comfortable with Essential Narcotic Drugs' was organised by Sangwari in collaboration with department of Medicine and department of Paediatrics of Rajmata Srimati Devendra Kumari Singhdeo Government Medical College, Ambikapur.
Call for Advocacy Partnerships in Palliative Care
The IAHPC has invited applications from institutions for a grant for advocacy and partnerships to support palliative care organizations to build capacity and constructive partnerships.
On Health Policy: Palliative care not only End of Life Care
A chapter on ‘Health Policy’ by Katherine Pettus and Pati Dzotsenidze in the Oxford textbook of Public Health Palliative Care (edited by Julian Abel and Allan Kellehear) deserves close study.
National nurses’ team to prepare nursing modules on palliative care
Indian Nursing Council has published the course outline for the mandatory modules on palliative care for BSc Nursing. A pan India faculty pool of 25 members will validate the modules for feasibility.
Pallium India Wins International Recognition
Pallium India is among the three institutions that won this year’s International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC) Institutional Recognition Awards.
Promising developments in Uttarakhand
The Uttarakhand NHM has designated Pallium India as their technical partners for developing palliative care in the state.