Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru in association with RV College of Nursing and DNipCare, held a Webinar 'Palliative Care - An Update' for the Nursing Students of various Nursing Colleges in Bengaluru on 05th July 2021. Over 500 students and faculties participated in the webinar inaugurated by Dr. Jayakar Shetty, Vice Chancellor, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. Other Speakers on the occasion were Dr. Dayananda M, Director, Advanced Research, RGUHS, Dr. Ramu K, Dean Faculty of Nursing and Principal RR College of Nursing, Dr. Ramakrishna Reddy, Registrar RGUHS, Dr. Rathi Balachandran, ADG (Nursing), Ministry of Health & FW, Govt. of India Dr. Gajendra Singh, Principal RV College of Nursing and Mr. KV Hamza, General Secretary, DNipCare.
The speakers of the Scientific Session were Dr. Bablesh Mahawar, Palliative Care Physician, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre, Delhi, Dr. Krupa Shankar, DM, Medical Oncologry, Coimbatore, Prof. (Dr.) Malarvizhi K Natarajan, Principal College of Nursing, Mrs. Alice Stella Verginia, ELNEC, National Faculty IAPC, Dr. Sheeba C, College of Nursing.
The Programme was organized by Dr. I Clement, Organizing Secretary and Chief Editor RGUHS and Mr. Suresh TP, Programme Coordinator and Secretary, DNipCare and Mr. Sidheshwar Angadi, Programme Organizer and Associate Professor, Medical Surgical Nursing, RV College of Nursing Bengaluru.