APHN Year in Review 2016

Dear members and friends, please join us as we update you on the activities and changes that took place in 2016.

The 16th APHN council was formed during our annual general meeting in Hue, Vietnam.

Activities in 2016

January Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care 6th Teaching Module – Myanmar

APHN Dialog Session 1 – A discussion of palliative care service development in Asia Pacific

February Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care 4th Teaching Module – Sri Lanka

APHN Dialog Session 2 – Pain control in palliative care

March Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care 4th Teaching Module – Bangadesh

APHN Dialog Session 3 – Management of cancer wound

May APHN 15th Anniversary Special Newsletter

Launch of APHN Facebook Discussion Group

June APHN Dialog Session 4 – Bereavement Care

Launch of APHN Chinese Wechat Initiative

July 5-day foundation course for Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care – India project
August Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care 5th Teaching Module – Sri Lanka
October Launch of advocacy film “Life Asked Death” under Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care
November Presentations at the Myanmar Orthopaedic Association conference (LCPC)

Presentations at the Myanmar National Pain Seminar (LCPC)

Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care follow up lectures at Mandalay General Hospital and Yangon General Hospital (Myanmar)

Launch of APHN Webpage – Mandarin Version

December Continuation training for Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care – India project

Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care Clinical Fellowship

We also commissioned a  film under the Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care project called “Life Asked Death”.

Looking forward to 2017

 

We will be continuing with the APHN dialog webinar series, expanding the palliative care resource page and adding more content to our website! Do look out for them and follow us for regular updates!

Please email our secretariat at [email protected] to contribute news, events, workshops, ideas, or articles. We look forward to a year of building stronger ties having greater collaboration among organizations in the region.

We wish a happy and fulfilling year ahead to all.

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