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Welcome Message

Dear Friends,

We take utmost pleasure and pride in inviting you to the 24th International Conference of the Indian Association of Palliative Care to be held at the CODISSIA in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The conference is being jointly organised by the G. Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital and Coimbatore Cancer Foundation.

The aim of this conference is to “ADD VALUE” to

AWARENESS: Increasing awareness amongst the public and health care providers is the key to deliver Palliative Care to all who need it.

LEARNING: It is essential that health care providers, community and family engage and learn to Care.

DECIDING RIGHT: Right decisions made at the right time ensures patient centred care. “It’s your life, it’s your choice”

CARE UNTIL THE END: Palliative Care is a human right and it has to be made available to all until the very end.

A large number of national and international doctors, nurses and volunteers with great expertise in palliative care will be attending the conference. This will be an ideal oppurtunity to gain knowledge, share expertise, meet old friends, make new ones and help in the delivery of palliative care to the community.

Please join us in making this conference a grand success.

Dr.T. Balaji
Organising Secretary