Deadline for abstract submission fast approaching

Categories: Education.

The 31st July 2014 deadline for abstract submission is fast approaching for those who wish to secure a slot for oral and workshop presentations during the Kenya Hospices and Palliative Care Association (KEHPCA)’s 4th National Palliative Care Conference

Submissions are welcome from all palliative care disciplines for the following categories;

  • Clinical Care including: – Palliative care in ICU and HDU
  • Clinical Care including: – Wound care
  • Professional development
  • Education and training
  • Research
  • Ethics and legal issues
  • Sustainability of palliative care initiatives
  • Leadership and governance
  • Collaboration and innovation
  • Palliative care for special groups: – Paediatric palliative care
  • Palliative care for special groups: – Palliative care for the elderly
  • Palliative care for special groups: – Palliative care for prisoners
  • Models of integrating palliative care
  • Spiritual and sexuality in palliative care
  • Screening Modalities
  • Community approach towards palliative care


  • Legal and ethical issues in palliative care
  • Pain management
  • Paediatric palliative care
  • Psychosocial support in palliative care
  • Sustainability and partnerships
  • Research in palliative care
  • Wound care
  • Communication in palliative care

Abstract guidelines here
Abstract template here
Please submit your abstract ONLINE here.
Please download the conference poster here
For inquiries, please email: 0r Call +254 20 2729302, +254 722 507219 and visit our conference website for more details

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