Asia Pacific Hospice Conference


  1. The bid for 14th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference 2021 has been awarded to Japan.
  2. 13th APHC website - Abstract Submissions Open! Submission Deadline: February 28th, 2019 (UTC/GMT + 7 hrs)

13th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference, 1 - 4 August 2019, Indonesia, Surabaya


About the Conference

The biennial Asia Pacific Hospice Conferences of the Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network (APHN) were inaugurated in 1989 with the dual aims of enhancing our knowledge in hospice palliative care and for networking within the region.


This conference is the focal point which brings together workers, supporters and friends of hospice and palliative care in the Asia Pacific every two years.  


It is the place where news is shared, new knowledge disseminated, new developments celebrated, new friendships made and old friendships renewed.

Invitation to Bid for 15th APHC

Invitation for member organizations to host the 15th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference 2023 has yet to open. 

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*Note: Shortlisted bids will be required to make a presentation before the council in Surabaya.



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11th APHC - Taiwan, 2015

10th APHC - Bangkok, 2013

9th APHC - Penang, 2011

Previous APHCs - 1989 to 2009