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Palliative care for India e-learning modules launched by ecancer

Adapted from ehospice International, 15 March 2016 article by Fiona Rawlinson, ecancer

20 open access e-learning education modules about palliative care in India were launched at the Indian Association of Palliative Care Conference, 2016, in Pune, India. The education modules aim to provide palliative care teaching to health care professionals who have just qualified and not had any prior palliative care teaching. The modules combine teaching videos of interviews, teaching sessions and lectures on specific topics, fact slides and additional materials if needed.

The modules are free and hosted on the ecancer.org website.

Issues considered in the development of the modules include the need to have the modules globally available, accurate information in the context of rapidly changing political and legal  environment, avoiding duplication and interactive approaches.

Click here to read more on the ehospice website.

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