Five scholarships to the 2nd International Conference of the International Children’s Palliative Care Network

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The International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC) is pleased to announce that it will be offering scholarships to help support the travel of palliative care workers in developing
countries to the  2nd International Conference of the International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) in Buenos Aires, Argentina from May 18-21, 2016.

Applicants must be living in Low and Middle Income countries, be current members of IAHPC, and actively working in palliative care. Applications from pediatricians and other fields of medicine, nurses, psychologists, pharmacists and other disciplines are welcome. If you wish to apply and are not an IAHPC member, you may join or renew through the IAHPC website

Preference will be given to:

  • Applicants who have not received an IAHPC grant in the past three years
  • Applicants with accepted poster or oral presentations in the Congress
  • Applicants working with children with palliative care needs

Grantees will be selected by a committee of IAHPC board members and ICPCN trustees.

Deadline to apply is January 31st, 2016. Results will be announced during February 2016. Additional information about the conference can be found in the ICPCN Conference website