Congratulations, Dr Zinia Nujum, Dr Mathew and other authors
Dr Zinia Nujum, Professor of Community Medicine in Kollam Government Medical College, wins the best paper award from the Journal of Indian Public Health Association.
Suicidal behavior in adolescents: a memo for palliative care providers too?
The Indian Academy of Pediatrics has come out with guidelines for identifying suicidal behavior in adolescents. See Galagali PM et al in Indian Academy of Pediatrics Consensus Guidelines on Prevention and Management of Suicidal Behavior in Adolescents
IAHPC Comprehensive Course in Symptom Assessment and Management
The International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC) announces the launch of its Comprehensive Symptom Assessment and Management course. Read more about the course and register.
Collective action towards integrated care – Cross learnings from NCD, TB and HIV programs
On 30 August 2022, Healthy India Alliance organised a round table meeting on “Collective action towards integrated care - Cross learnings from NCD, TB and HIV programs" at India International Centre, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi.
Opioid availability workshops in Punjab and Jharkhand
In collaboration with the respective state drugs control offices, Pallium India conducted online opioid availability workshops in Punjab and Jharkhand.
CME at Sri Guru Ram Das University, Amritsar
Under the guidance of Dean Dr A P Singh, Sri Guru Ram Das University of Health Sciences, Amritsar, hosted two days CME on World Head & Neck Cancer Day.
Why oral morphine is out of reach…
Oral morphine is not available; but transdermal fentanyl is. Why is the affordable simple medicine not available? And why is the expensive one available when they are both covered by the same regulations?
Submit your story: Share your palliative care experience with the world
The Commonwealth Foundation has launched the 2022-2023 adda call for submissions. Writers are invited to submit creative non-fiction, short fiction, short graphic fiction and poetry on the theme of healthy communities.
‘Innovations in Oncology’ Workshop
Pallium India participated in a workshop organized by Trident Cancer Foundation, Mumbai on the 6th of Aug 2022 at Hotel Radisson Blu, Andheri East.