"If I can stop one Heart from Breaking,
I shall not Live in Vain,
If I can Ease one Life the Aching,
I shall not live in Vain"
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EDUCATION

Cancer Awareness Program 23rd Nov 2016







IAPC Course held at Jeevodaya in Nov 2016











Screening Camp, Which was conducted in Jeevodaya on 8th October 2016








22nd Cancer Awareness Programme September 2016


September 22nd we had a Cancer awareness Programme in Jeevodaya for the local people. Awareness talk was given by Dr.Susila (Assistant Professor, Stanley Medical College). Around 65 members  participated this programme. This programme was initiated by Loyola MSW Students, Ms.Janifer and Ms.Hebsiba.









Photos from IAP Course 2016


Certificate in Essential of Palliative Care. 
This is the 17th Batch of this course.



















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ANOUNCEMENT:
The second session of IAPC-CC in essentials of PC for 2013 starts on 1st November. Candidates are requested to submit the applications to Jeevodaya on or before 15th of October, 2013. For details of registration and to download application forms log on to IAPC website - www.palliative care.in

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While Jeevodaya's main objective is the alleviation of suffering of Advanced Cancer Patients we have realised, the equally important and urgent need to see that less and less patients reach this stage.


Towards this end we have major programs namely

Education : 
Jeevodaya Institute of Palliative Care (JIPC)  is the educational Wing of Jeevodaya Hospice and has been recognised as a Regional Training Centre for Palliative Care by the IAPC [Indian Assn.of Palliative Care].

JIPC conducts "Certificate Course in Essentials of Palliative Care" for doctors and nurses - a 8 week distance learning course- starting 1st June and 1st November every year.

For details log on to 
www.palliativecare.in


The first batch of students were enrolled for the IAPC CC in Nov.2007. Since then two batches have been trained every year and the XII th batch completed the course in June 2013.


 First workshop on Palliative Care in Tamilnadu - 1994

" Jeevodaya was fortunate to host the first workshop on Palliative Care conducted by doyens in Palliative Care - Dr. Robert Twycross and Ms. Gilly Burn, World Health Organisation (WHO) representatives for developing Palliative Care in India, as early as 1994, while Jeevodaya Hospice was still under construction."


Creating Awareness : 
Awareness program on cancer are also conducted for clubs social organisation , factories ,offices etc.

Screening program for early detection of cancer :
Screening program for early detection of cancer - oral, breast, and cervix from target groups.
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2008 - 2009 - Jeevodaya was selected under "Project KIRAN" by IAPC to conduct awareness programmes for social workers and nurses.
Kiran Project – One day Workshop for Social workers and Nurse
Venue : Jeevodaya 


No
Date
College
Trainers

Topics Covered
1
28/06/2008
Mar Gregories College (MSW)
Dr. Manjula Krishnaswamy (Regional co – ordinator and Medical Director of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Ponni (Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Pacifica Simon
( Rtd Prof. of ENT & Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Udaya Mahadevan (Social work consultant of Jeevodaya & Prof. of Loyola College)

Mr. Antony (Prof. of Loyola College)

      25 students
Overview of Cancer introduction to Palliative Care.

Role of Social workers in Palliative care

Interactive session on team work & Communication skills
2
02/08/2008
Loyola College (MSW)
Dr. Manjula Krishnaswamy (Regional co – ordinator and Medical Director of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Ponni (Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Mt. Lini & Team from Mukthi Trust

19 + 2 faculty
Overview of Cancer introduction to Palliative Care.

Role of Social workers in Palliative care

Training in development of street play for Palliative Care.
3
15/11/2008
Vel. R. S. Medical College (College of Nursing) - Nurse
Dr. Manjula Krishnaswamy (Regional co – ordinator and Medical Director of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Ponni (Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Pacifica Simon
( Rtd Prof. of ENT & Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Sr. Lalitha Teresa FCC
(Administrator, Jeevodaya)

Sr. Deena FCC ( Nursing Superintendent, Jeevodaya)

20 + 1 Faculty
Introduction to Palliative Care.

Principles of Pain & Symptom management, Nursing issues in Palliative Care.

Communication skills
4
08/12/2008
Apollo college of Nursing - Nurse
Dr. Manjula Krishnaswamy (Regional co – ordinator and Medical Director of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Ponni (Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Pacifica Simon
( Rtd Prof. of ENT & Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Sr. Lalitha Teresa FCC
(Administrator, Jeevodaya)

Sr. Deena FCC ( Nursing Superintendent, Jeevodaya)





23 + 1 Faculty
Introduction to Palliative Care.

Principles of Pain & Symptom management

Nursing issues in Palliative Care.

Communication skills
5
12/01/2009
Madras Medical College  of Nursing  - Nurse
Dr. Manjula Krishnaswamy (Regional co – ordinator and Medical Director of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Ponni (Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Pacifica Simon
( Rtd Prof. of ENT & Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Sr. Lalitha Teresa FCC
(Administrator, Jeevodaya)

Sr. Deena FCC ( Nursing Superintendent, Jeevodaya)

21 + 1 Faculty
Introduction to Palliative Care.

Principles of Pain & Symptom management

Nursing issues in Palliative Care.

Communication skills
6
31/01/2009
DRBCCC Hindu College
Dr. Manjula Krishnaswamy (Regional co – ordinator and Medical Director of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Ponni (Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Pacifica Simon
( Rtd Prof. of ENT & Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Mr. Ravi Samuel (prof. of Social Work)





29 students + 1 Faculty and 2 Students from Madras School of Social work.
Overview of Cancer introduction to Palliative Care.

Role of social workers in Palliative care

Interactive session on team work & communication skills
7
12/08/2010
MPH – Scholars from NEICMR, C/o Dr. Udaya Mahadevan   - For Doctors
Dr. Manjula Krishnaswamy (Regional co – ordinator and Medical Director of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Ponni (Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Dr. Pacifica Simon
( Rtd Prof. of ENT & Medical Officer of Jeevodaya)

Sr. Lalitha Teresa FCC
(Administrator, Jeevodaya)

14
Introduction to Palliative Care.

Principles of Pain & Symptom management

Communication skills

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