April 15, 2014 Leave a comment
21 to 23 August 2014 @ HCA Hospice Care, Singapore
This is a foundation course in the principles and practice of palliative medicine applicable to all fields of medicine. The objective is to increase professional confidence and competence in the management of patients with terminal illness. Teaching will be in the form of lectures, tutorials, workshops and case discussions, covering topics such as pain and symptom control, communication with patients and families, ethical issues, dealing with psychological problems and use of hospice services in Singapore. Course participants will also have unique opportunities to personally assess patients and to discuss the most appropriate management strategies with specialists in the field.
Funding is available for overseas-applicants. For more information and registration, please visit their official website here.