Palliative care in low and middle-income countries - 12th Nov, 2020, 12:00 pm (UK)

Global series

The RCP global stories series aims to raise awareness of global health issues and showcase the work and experience of our members, fellows and partners around the world.

This event took place on Thursday 12 November 2020 and is available to watch on-demand.


12.00pm   Welcome and introduction of speakers
Dr Iain Lawrie, consultant in palliative medicine and president, Association for Palliative Medicine, RCP (London) Trustee

12.05pm  Palliative care in India
Dr MR Rajagopal, Chairman, Pallium India; Director, Trivandrum Institute of Palliative Services (WHO Collaborating Centre for Training and Policy on Access to Pain Relief)

12.10pm   Palliative care in Jamaica and the Caribbean
Dr Dingle Spence, Senior Medical Officer of the Hope Institute Hospital; Associate Lecturer in the Department of Medicine at the University Hospital of the West Indies

12.15pm   Palliative care in Lebanon and the Middle East region
Dr Salah Zeineldine, Professor of Medicine; Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine; Director, Pulmonary Physiology Laboratory, American University of Beirut

12.20pm   Group discussion

12.40pm   Q&A with our speakers

Concluding remarks
Dr Iain Lawrie

1.00pm   End of session

RCP members price: Free
Non-members price: Free

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