HomePC NewsPalliative Care Short Courses up for offer at IHPCA

Do you work with people with HIV/AIDS and cancer? Are you interested in learning about Palliative Care? Do you need skills to integrate palliative care into your work? If so, we have a solution for you. Apply to enroll for one of the following courses

Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care in Africa (IHPCA) is a one Specialty Institute accredited by the National Council for Higher Education as an ODI “Other Degree Awarding Institute” and is affiliated to Makerere University. Click here to download a printable version of this advert and an application form to apply for short courses

Course

Course Schedule

Course Fees

Health professionals course (HPC)

This is a 5-day course for doctors, clinical officers, registered nurses/midwives, pharmacists and dispensers. Participants are introduced to a wide range of palliative care topics to equip them with modern methods of pain assessment and management of cancer and HIV and AIDS patients at any stage of the disease, in resource limited settings. It also aims at improving communication and clinical skills.

Date: 3rd -7th 0ct 2016

Sessions: 9:00am to 4:30pm

Break tea and lunch will be provided

  300,000/=

Limited Scholarships are available

Spiritual Advisors Course

This is a 5-day course targets religious leaders of the  various denominations, catechists, and any other persons working closely with patients. It aims at creating awareness of the spiritual and holistic needs of pattients  with cancer, HIV/AIDS other life limiting   illnesses and Non communicable diseases (NCDS).

 

Date: 3rd -7th Oct 2016

Sessions: 9:00am to 4:30pm

Break tea and lunch will be provided

300,000/=

Limited Scholarships are available

 Community Volunteers Course

This is a 5-day course for volunteers within the community who are working closely with patients. It aims at empowering the trainees with basic knowledge and skills in nursing care plus. Creating awareness about holistic needs of patients with cancer, HIV/AIDS other life limiting illnesses and Non communicable diseases (NCDS).

Date: 10th- 14th Oct 2016

Sessions: 9:00am to 4:30pm

Break tea and lunch will be provided

300,000/=

Limited Scholarships are available

Limited scholarships are available

Non – Refundable Application fee: 20,000/=

For further details, contact the Institute Administrator at;

Tel: +256 41 4 266867/510089/, + 256 392 766867/ Mobile +256 704161129

Email: education@hospiceafrica.or.ug , hnakiganda@hospiceafrica.or.ug

Palliative Care Short Courses up for offer at IHPCA

HomePC NewsPalliative Care Short Courses up for offer at IHPCA