IAPCON 2024: Abstract submissions open; Early bird registrations extended to 15 September, 2023

Categories: Community Engagement, Education, People & Places, Policy, and Research.

Dr Priti Sanghavi (Organising Secretary, IAPCON 2024) is delighted to share that abstract submissions are now open for the 31st Annual International Conference of the Indian Association of Palliative Care (IAPCON). She also shares that the early bird registrations have been further extended to Friday, 15th September, 2023, due to popular demand.

The conference organisers invites researchers to submit abstracts of their work in palliative care for presentation to the global palliative care fraternity before Thursday, 30th November, 2023.

Please click here for further information regarding abstract submissions.


The 2.5 day in-person conference will be held at the Auditorium, Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, between Friday, 9th February, 2024, and Sunday, 11th February, 2024. The Pre-conference workshops are slated for Thursday, 8th February, 2024.

IAPCON 2024 is themed ‘Revisiting the domains of Palliative Care’, as it aims to enhance the delegates’ practise of palliative care by empowering them with the various aspects in Palliative Care for both cancer and non-cancer patients. Scientific Sessions therefore will include sessions on Oncology, Neurology, Cardiology, Respiratory Medicine, Nephrology, Geriatric Care etc. Sessions will also include the nursing care plans, role of psychologist, volunteers, NGOs in providing palliative care, along with presentations on research methodology and scientific paper presentations. 

 Please visit the conference website for further information and to register for IAPCON 2024.

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