Thursday, July 10, 2014

MHC - New Board of Directors 2014 - 2016

Sitting (L to R) - Dato' Ziaudin, Dr Angamuthu, Dato' Seri Dr Devaraj (Advisor), Dr Richard Lim, 
Dr Michael Yoong, Datuk Victor Raja
Standing (L to R) - Dr Anthony Gilbert, Dr Norhana, Brig. Gen. (Rtd) Datuk Dr N. Rajagopal, 
Dr Goh Pik Pin, Dr Sri Wahyu

Chairman:  Dr Richard Lim
Deputy Chairman:  Dr R. Angamuthu
Hon. Secretary:  Dato' Dr Ziaudin Ahamed Abdul Kareem
Hon. Asst. Secretary:  Datuk Victor Raja
Hon. Treasurer:  Dr Michael Yoong

Brig. Gen. (Rtd) Datuk Dr N. Rajagopal
Dr Anthony Gilbert
Dr Goh Pik Pin
Dr Loh Ee Chin
Dr Norhana Yazid
Dr Sri Wahyu Taher
Dr Lam Chin Chyou

Note: BGM was held on 20 June 2014 at Klana Resort, Seremban.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Palliative Care Workshop

Communication Skills Workshop
22 - 23 March 2014

Venue:  Auditorium (Level 1), Hospis Malaysia,  2 Jalan 4/96, Off Jalan Sekuchi, Cheras, Selangor
Organised by: Hospis Malaysia
Closing date: 18 March 2014

Further details, please contact Wai Mun at 03 9133 3939 ext. 267 or email:  

Thursday, February 6, 2014

11th Malaysian Hospice Congress

Please send the completed forms and payment by 30th April 2014 to:
The Secretariat, 11th Malaysian Hospice Congress
No. 41, off Jalan Rasah, 70300,Seremban,Negeri Sembilan
Email:    Tel/Fax: +606-762 1216 
Website :
Online registration:  online
Scan the QR code to register via smart phone.

Friday, December 6, 2013

Palliative Care Nursing Workshop

11 - 12 January 2014

Venue: Hospis Malaysia Auditorium (Level 1)
2 Jalan 4/96, Off Jalan Sekuci
56100  Cheras

Saturday, 11 January 2014 - Day 1
0800-0830    Registration
0830-0845    Welcome
0845-0915    Brief Introduction of Palliative Care
0915-1000    The Importance of Good Communication in Palliative Care
1000-1015    Coffee
1015-1045    Caring as a Skill
1045-1130    The Role Of The Nurse in Pain Management
1130-1300    Importance of Nursing Assessment
1300-1400    Lunch
1400-1530    Fungating Wound Management            
1530-1615    Total Nursing Care
1615-1630    Tea
1630-1700    Documentation

Sunday,  12 January 2014 - Day 2
0845-0930    Nutrition and Hydrating in Palliative Care
0930-1000    Palliative Care in the Community
1000-1015    Coffee
1015-1115    Care in the Final Hours
1115-1200    Assessment and Management of Lymphoedema
1200-1220    Simple Lymphatic Drainage / Simple Breathing Exercise
1220-1300    Lifting and Handling
1300-1400    Lunch
1400-1430    Emergencies in Palliative Care
1430-1515    Pharmacological Issues in Palliative Care Nursing
1515-1530    Tea
1530-1615    Ethical Caring
1615-1645    Stress and Relaxation
1645-1700    Reflection

Ms Jan Phillips
Palliative Care Nurse Consultant

Ms Tan Wee King
Head, Training Services
Dover Park Hospice

Clinical Team

Registration Fees:
RM300 (Normal)     USD100 (International)      RM230/USD75 (APHN Members)
Nurses/Allied Healthcare Professional 
RM250 (Normal)     USD80 (International)        RM180/USD60 (APHN Members)

Closing date: 8 January 2014

Organised by: Hospis Malaysia
For registration form or further info, contact Ms Yap Wai Mun at 6-03 9133 3936 ext. 267 or email

Monday, December 2, 2013

11th Malaysian Hospice Congress

Palliative Care - Where are we now?

20 - 22 June 2014
Venue: Klana Resort, Seremban, Negeri Sembilan

Organised by: Pertubuhan Hospice Negeri Sembilan
Further details, please contact: The Secretariat, Tel: (6-06) 762 1216

Sunday, December 1, 2013

Announcement: Singapore Palliative Care Conference 2014

Building Bridges, Enhancing Care
26 - 27 June 2014 (Pre-conference workshop)
28 - 29 June 2014 (Main Conference)

For further details:
Website: spcc

Saturday, November 30, 2013

Announcement - Course on Suffering, Death and Palliative Care

Intensive Course “Suffering, Death and Palliative Care”, 16th edition

The section of Healthcare Ethics, department IQ healthcare, (Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre) organizes the 16th edition of the advanced European Bioethics Course ‘Suffering, Death and Palliative Care’ from February 11 – 14, 2014.

Aim of the course is to educate participants on a range of ethical issues related to suffering, palliative care and medically assisted death. Extensive insight into the medical, philosophical, theological and ethical foundations of these concepts will be proffered. During the course experts will give presentations on various topics in the domain of palliative care. The key-note lecture will be held by Carlo Leget, vice-president of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), full professor of ethics of care and spiritual counseling; endowed professor in ethical and spiritual issues in palliative care, established by the Association of High Care Hospices in the Netherlands.

This course is of interest to participants from diverse professional backgrounds, such as nursing, medicine, health care administration, ethics, philosophy, theology and pastoral care, and PhD students undertaking courses of study in these areas.

For more information or registration, please follow the links or consult the website:, under Intensive courses. Contact: Simone Naber:
Tel: +31 (0) 24-3613359 / +31 (0) 24-3615320. For updates and the latest news follow us on twitter: @palcarecourse.

The direct link to the website: