Thursday, February 24, 2011

9th APHC 2011 - Scientific Programme

APHC 2011 Programme                                                               
For enquiries, please contact the APHC Secretariat at 6-04-228 4140 or email to

9th APHC 2011 - Registration Form

APHC 2011 Registration Form                                                                

9th APHC

Please visit the website for registration form and program details.

Palliative Care Communication Skills Workshop

26 & 27 March 2011
Venue : Hospis Malaysia
Address : 2 Jalan 4/96, off Jalan Sekuci
Taman Sri Bahtera,
56100 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Facilitators include
Dr Natasha Michael, Australia
Dr Amy Waters, Australia
Dr Ednin Hamzah, Malaysia
Dr Sylvia McCarthy, Malaysia

Registration fees: 
RM250.00 (Doctors)
RM200.00 (Nurses & Allied Healthcare Professionals)
CPD points allocation - Doctors (6 pts) Nurses (20 pts) 
Organised by: Hospis Malaysia
Note: For APHN members, you will enjoy a RM50.00 off the registration fee.

Registration closes on 21 March 2011

Further details, please contact Ms Rosaline Anthony at tel +60-3-91333936 or email to The registration form and programme can also be downloaded from APHN website

APHN Rosalie Shaw Travelling Scholarship

We are pleased to invite applications for the APHN Rosalie Shaw Travelling Scholarship. This scholarship was created in honour of our former Executive Director, Dr Rosalie Shaw, to enable APHN members from resource-limited countries to attend the Asia Pacific Hospice Conference.
The successful applicant will receive support up to USD1,500 to fund conference registration, travel and accommodation.

Closing date:  9 April 2011. 

We are delighted to announce that Dr Rosalie Shaw has recently been recognised in the Australia Day Honours List with the Medal of the Order of Australia, for her contributions to Palliative Care, especially towards APHN.

Please note:
Closing date for early bird registration has been extended from 18 March 2011 to 23 April 2011

Pre-conference workshops on 14 July 2011 are facilitated by experts. The topics include:
Art and Science of Palliative Nursing
Pain and Symptom Management
Ethical Decision-Making
Learning to Teach Palliative Medicine
Research Forum

For more information, please visit the conference website at

APHN Secretary

Please visit the APHN website at for details on the Scholarship.