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Hippocratic – Screening in Bangalore

CanKids… KidsCan and Australasia Palliative Link International (APLI) cordially invite you to the screening of “Hippocratic – 18 Experiments in Gently Shaking the World“, a film by award-winning Moonshine Agency (Australia). Saturday, January 20, 2018 9:30 am: Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Race Course Road, Bengaluru 5:30 pm: Bangalore International Center, TERI Complex, Domlur II Stage, Bengaluru… Read More

Call for Developing Countries Project Initiative for Improving Pain Education Grant Applications

The IASP Developing Countries Project Initiative for Improving Pain Education Grant support clinicians in developing countries to improve essential pain education. Multiple grants of US$10,000 each are awarded each year. You are a candidate for an IASP Developing Countries Project Initiative for Improving Pain Education Grant if you are: an IASP member (a full year… Read More

Vacancy: Junior Pharmacist in Trivandrum

Pallium India invites applications for the post of Junior Pharmacist in Trivandrum. No. of Vacancies: 1 Nature of Job: Permanent – Full Time Remuneration: Depends on candidate’s KSAs Reporting to: Pharmacy-Head/Addn. Director TIPS Place of Job: Pallium India, Arumana Hospital Building, Trivandrum Job Description: Reviews and interpret prescription orders and verifies accuracy and completeness of… Read More

January 2018

“Differently abled” is too inadequate a term. “Exceptionally abled” would be more like it. They are achievers battling the odds that an insensitive society offers them. On December 3, International Day of Persons with Disabilities, a celebration of talents of the differently-abled was held at Manaveeyam Veethi, Thiruvananthapuram. The program was organized by Pallium India… Read More

E Divakaran – winner of Pratheeksha award

Dr E. Divakaran, founder of Institute of Palliative Care, Trissur, is the winner of the annual award given by Pratheeksha Palliative Care, Koottanad. Congratulations, Dr Divakaran! Your humility, able leadership and quiet efficiency are a model to all. All of us at Pallium India are proud to be associated with you. Source: Pallium Kulasekharam

ESMO’s position paper expresses commitment to palliative care during cancer treatment:

“Supportive and palliative care interventions should be integrated, dynamic, personalised and based on best evidence. They should start at the time of diagnosis and continue through to end-of-life or survivorship.” The position paper by Jordan K et al published as a special article in the Annals of Oncology dated Dec 8, 2017 highlights the evolving… Read More

“Care” vs “overzealous treatment”: Pope Francis speaks on end of life issues

Pope Francis has advised doctors to avoid “overzealous treatment” of patients at the end of life, saying that “burdensome” treatment may not be in the bests interests of the person. Addressing the World Medical Association European Regional Meeting on End of Life Questions — a conference jointly organised by the World Medical Association, the German… Read More

Obituary: Joseph Pulikkunnel

Joseph Pulikkunnel, a palliative care pioneer in Kerala, sadly died on 28 December 2017. In 1982, Mr Pulikkunnel started what could be called a fore-runner of a palliative care service. He felt the need and started looking after people with incurable diseases, particularly people with poorly controlled diabetes and incurable cancer. In the 1990s he… Read More

Reform in Medical Education in India proposed

The Union Cabinet of India has approved the draft National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill, which seeks to replace the existing medical education regulator Medical Council of India (MCI) with a new body to ensure transparency. Currently, the MCI is the statutory body for establishing uniform standards of medical education in India, but, with introduction of… Read More