Palliative Care in Sri Lanka

ehospice_130603-2Sri Lanka, the Island Nation, is now calm.  After the civil war which lasted for more than 25 years, the Government of Sri Lanka is now in the process of rebuilding the nation.  Along with other essential services, the Government is keen to improve the health sector.  To those working in the field of palliative care, it is a good time to look forward.  ehospice got the opportunity to interact with Dr. Lanka J Dissanayake, National Program Officer of World Health Organisation and Dr Neelamani Paranagama, Director, National Cancer Control Programme, Silanka. They were in Kerala recently…read more

From ehospice’s India edition.