Webinar: Primary Palliative Care – Practices Across Different Regions

Categories: Education and Featured.

Join us for the first webinar of the APHN Primary Palliative Care Education Series!

The aim of the webinar is to further the discussion around how to integrate palliative care into existing primary health care services across the Asia Pacific region. Recognising that each region has their own unique structures and cultures. By sharing your individual experiences we hope can promote a good discussion about what we can learn from each other the commonalities and the differences.


Date: 23 November 2023
Time: 2-3:30 pm (Singapore time)
Held on Zoom

Guest Speakers:

Dr Attakorn Raksasataya

  • Senior Consultant at Karunruk Palliative Care Center
  • Director of Karunruk Palliative Care Research Collaboration Center (KPCRCC)
  • Executive Committee and Palliative Care Training Center Committee of The Royal College of Family Medicine of Thailand
  • Academic Committee of Thai Palliative Care Society
  • Vice-President of Thai Palliative Care Network

Dr Diah Martina

  • Palliative Care Physician, Division of Psychosomatic and Palliative Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Universitas Indonesia

Dr Gayatri Palat

  • Member, Board of Trustee, ICPCN
  • Consultant, Two Worlds Cancer Collaboration (TWCC), Canada
  • Executive Committee Member, Pain Relief and Palliative Care Society, Hyderabad
  • Course Director, Fellowship in Pediatric Palliative Care, Hyderabad Center for Palliative care & TWCC-Canada (Endorsed by Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health, UK).
  • National Faculty, Indian Association of Palliative Care
  • Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Palliative Medicine
  • Trustee, Hyderabad Center for Palliative Care Trust

Dr Karin E. Garcia

  • President, Philippine Academy of Family Physicians (PAFP)
  • Chair, Department of Family and Community Medicine UP-PGH
  • Vice Chair, Department of Family and Community Medicine Manila Doctors Hospital
  • Clinical Associate Professor UP-PGH/UPCM
  • Chief of Clinics, OFW Hospital, San Fernando Pampanga

Register here: https://bit.ly/3SxcRvq

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