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Submitted by jpmoen on Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 12:06

The Pain & Policy Studies Group (PPSG) / World Health Organization Collaborating Center is very pleased to announce the selection of ten Fellows for its Cohort III International Pain Policy Fellowship (IPPF) program. Built on the success of the previous ...

Submitted by jpmoen on Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 11:11

Weddings, vacations, reports, grants, meetings including the excitement of a well attended Palliative Care side event at the World Health Assembly have passed and it is time to get back to this blog more regularly. I thought I would review ...

Submitted by jpmoen on Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 11:09

On June 25th, Richard Smith former editor of the BMJ and still a regular blogger in that journal wrote of his participation at a Royal Society of Medicine conference. Richard quoted speakers who included colleagues Scott Murray, David Praill, Barbara ...

Submitted by admin on Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 14:08

During 2011, PPSG participated in many activities that saw the discussion on the role of palliative care in global health move from Associations and NGO’s, to governments, to the WHO and the UN. Particularly there was the call from ...