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than the lips that pray.
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April 2018

A welcome verdict; and a few concerns Dr M. R. Rajagopal, Chairman of Pallium India, writes: The judgement of the Supreme Court pertaining to validity of “advance medical directives” is reassuring. It reiterates the value of life, not only in its length but also in quality, accepting death as the inevitable consequence of life and… Read More

Virtual session for social workers conducted

As a part of international social work month celebration, the psycho-social team of Pallium India conducted a virtual session for social workers across the country, based on the theme “Enhancing Dignity in Palliative Care through Integration of Social Work values”. 15 social workers from different states joined in via Zoom, and all of them participated… Read More

Congratulations, Dr Suresh Reddy and team!

Some people and some initiatives bring you strength, when you need it most. Under Dr Suresh Reddy’s leadership, Indo-American Cancer Association (IACA) took it on themselves to support educational initiatives in palliative care in India. They worked on the curriculum, made it more robust, particularly strengthening the evaluation, and raised funds to support scholarships for… Read More

ECHO – Paediatric Palliative Care

Project ECHO Paediatric Palliative Care (PPC) will connect experts in pediatric palliative care with health care workers caring for children with life-limiting conditions across South Asia, and provide practical training using web-based videoconferencing. Who can participate? All levels of providers including: • Physicians • Nurses • Allied health-care providers (including pharmacists, psychologists, social workers, occupational… Read More

Kuttikkoottam Summer Camp 2018 – Please donate

(Photo from summer camp, 2016) Pallium India is organizing ‘Kuttikkoottam Summer Camp’ for children aged 12 and above, on April 19, 20, 21, at Mitra Niketan, next to Arumana Hospital, Trivandrum. Engaging activities designed to impart knowledge and enhance creativity through fun and games, as well as personality development programs are part of this 3-day… Read More

Enhancing Dignity in Palliative Care through Integration of Social Work values

The psycho-social team of Pallium India is organizing a virtual session on “Enhancing Dignity in Palliative Care through Integration of Social Work values” on March 28, 2018. This web-based session, arranged through videoconferencing platform Zoom, is intended to provide an overview on incorporating social work values in a palliative care setting so as to enhance… Read More

A welcome verdict; and a few concerns

Dr M. R. Rajagopal, Chairman of Pallium India, writes: The judgement of the Supreme Court pertaining to validity of “advance medical directives” is reassuring. It reiterates the value of life, not only in its length but also in quality, accepting death as the inevitable consequence of life and ensuring some preservation of dignity to its… Read More

Dr Stephen Connor appointed to WHO working group

We are glad to report that Dr Stephen Connor, the head of Worldwide Palliative Care Alliance and a friend and benefactor of Indian palliative care, has been appointed to the WHO civil society working group ahead of the forthcoming High Level Meeting. You can see details of the group here: http://www.who.int/ncds/governance/high-level-meetings/working-group-members/en/ Dear Stephen, we cannot… Read More