On 23 October Palliative Care Works are holding a day conference on: The Pandemic – Sustainability and Palliative Care: What’s the Story?
The programme includes speakers from Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and India. The Keynote address will be given by Joan Marston, of PallCHASE.
The conference will be conducted on Zoom. Tickets are free.
Tickets can be booked using the link below:
Please note that all times are British Summer Time
(one hour ahead of GMT or Universal Time)
Registration open from 8.20 am BST
8.50 Jane Appleton Chair of Palliative Care Works
Welcome and introduction
9.00 to 9.30 Joan Marston
Executive Committee Palliative Care in Humanitarian Aid Situations and Emergencies. PallCHASE
9.30 to 9.40 Questions
9.40 to 10.00 Dr Zipporah Ali
Chair, Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance of Kenya
10.00 to 10.20 Dr Paul Mmbando
Health Programs Director – Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania.
10.20 to 10.40 Dr Christian Ntizimira
African Center for Research on End of Life Care. Rwanda
10.40 to 10.45 Presentations by International students (part 1)
Dr Mataa M. Mataa
(past student of St Christopher’s) University Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia
10.45 to 11.00 Break
Please take a coffee, and be ready to join a group!
11.00 to 11.30 Networking/Group Discussion in breakout rooms:
(Facilitators: PCW Trustees)
11.30 to 12.15 Presentations by PCW Trustees:
Palliative Care Provision in SE Tanzania project (funder – UK AID DIRECT)
Training of Trainers: A virtual experience.
Karilyn Collins and Charles Campion-Smith
Production of Teaching videos for Palliative Care Toolkit Training
(funder – Sir Halley Stewart Trust)
Ruth Wooldridge, George Smerdon, Gillian Chowns, Helen Bennett, and Charles Campion-Smith
12.20 to 12.50 Presentations by International students: (part 2)
Fellowship in Palliative Care (St Christopher’s Hospice London) and the Institute of Palliative Medicine, Calicut, India. Anu Thelly (past student of St Christopher’s) PC Nurse consultant, Puducherry, India.
Dr Nanette Ramilo-Cruz
Medical Director. Ruth Foundation for Palliative and Hospice Care, Philippines.
Leila Khanali, Paediatric PC Nurse Lead, National Children’s Hospital, Tehran, Iran.
Dr. Beatriz Dorsey, PC physician and Coordinator UNAM University,
Mexico City, Mexico.
12.50 to 13.00 Questions, and Chair’s concluding remarks
13.30 to 14.00
Annual General Meeting of Palliative Care Works (Charity No. 1161919)
All are welcome to stay on-line for this meeting