Course Description & Objectives:
This course is a foundational course in the principles and practice of palliative medicine which is applicable to all fields of medicine. The objective is to increase professional confidence and competence in the management of patients with terminal illness. Course participants would also have opportunities to personally assess patients and to discuss the most appropriate management strategies with palliative care physicians and other specialists in the field.
Who Should Attend?
Any doctor (medical officer/resident, family physician or specialist) who is interested to learn about palliative care is welcome to attend this course. Priority will be given to local physicians working in the related fields.