Africa: Capacity Plus
During its fourth triennial conference held 17-20 September in Johannesburg, South Africa, the African Palliative Care Association (APCA) has endorsed iHRIS, the free, open source platform of health workforce information tools and software supported by CapacityPlus.
UK and US: Interim Healthcare
An article draws on a number of previously published studies to discuss hospice and palliative care in the UK and the US, touching on quality of care, care for non-cancer patients, and time spent in hospice.
Trinidad and Tobago: Guardian Trinidad and Tobago
Dr Margaret Dingle-Spence is set to deliver the keynote address at the annual conference of the palliative care society of Trinidad and Tobago.
Kenya Hospices and Palliative Care Association (KEHPCA) Executive Director, Dr Zipporah Ali, was among the counsellors of victims of the attack at Westgate mall in Kenya.
International children’s edition: ehospice
Registration has opened for the very first ICPCN Conference to held from 10 – 12 February in Mumbai, India.
The Institute of Palliative Medicine in Calicut, India has issued a call for applicants for the Bruce Davis Gold Medal Examination, a national level program to honour junior doctors for their excellence in Palliative Medicine in India.