Thursday, February 24, 2011

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.