Saturday, January 23, 2021

DNipCare in association with ECHO India held the 8th Valedictory Session of the PROMOTING EXCELLENCE IN PALLIATIVE CARE NURSING on 23rd January 2021 at 4.00 PM.


DNipCare in association with ECHO India held the 8th Valedictory Session of the online Training Programme for Nursing Fraternity, "PROMOTING EXCELLENCE IN PALLIATIVE CARE NURSING" on 23rd January 2021 at 4.00 PM.


Valedictory Program:


Mr. Cyriac Antony (Treasurer, DNipCare)


Dr. C N Bhargavi (Academic Coordinator)

Presidential Address

Mr. A T Sainudin (President, DNipCare)

Chief Guest

Prof.(Dr.) Sushma Bhatnagar, President, Indian Association of Palliative Care (10 minutes)

Guest of Honour

1.  Prof.(Dr.) Jugal Kishore, Head of Department, Community Medicine, VMMC and Safdarjang Hospital Delhi       

(10 minutes)

2.  Ms. Marie Cooper, Project Lead for Celebrating Palliative Care Nursing in 2020,St.Christopher's Centre for Awareness and Response to End of Life Care, UK     

(10 minutes)


Dr. Rathi Balachandran, ADG(Nursing) MoHFW,

Govt. of India (5 minutes).

Vote of Thanks

Mr. P.K. Abdul Kareem

Session-8- Training and Career Development in Palliative Care Nursing


Mr. K V Ganpathy, Volunteer Counsellor, TMH, Mumbai, CC Member, IAPC)


Ms. Usha Augustine, Clinical Nurse Specialist, King's College Hospital, London.

Pre test:


Case Presentation:


Case summarization, Q & A

Mr. K V Ganpathy(10 minutes)

Content Delivery

1.  Ms. Anu Savio Thelly, Nurse Consultant, MGMC& RI, Pondicherry.

2.  Ms. Roshini Thananki, Nurse Manager/Assistant Administrator, Child Legacy, Malawi, Africa(participant)

Experience Sharing:

1.  Mrs. Sheela Rani Jayachandran, Palliative Care Nurse, Community Health Centre, Kidangoor, Kerala(5 minutes)

2.  Ms. Manisha K, Jeevitham Foundation, Erode, Tamil Nadu(5 minutes)

Q&A,Open Discussion

 Ms. Usha Augustine &  Ms. Alice Stella Verginia.(20 min.).


Participant(5 minutes.

Way Forward

Sr. Hanife Mac Gamwell(10 minutes)



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Post Test


Vote of Thanks

Dr. CN Bhargavi.