News, May 2013
The International Children’s Palliative Care Network hosts the only dedicated international children’s palliative care news centre
and events listing.
By becoming a member of ICPCN you can send your own local news to the ICPCN web
editor and we will share relevant children’s palliative care information and
news with our visitors. You will also
be able to enter details of your own local, national or international events
through the ICPCN events calendar.
If you would like to submit your news story you can either fill out a
simple text form and send it to ICPCN or you can email ICPCN with the
- Your name, your organisation and contact details.
- A brief synopsis of your news story (50 words or less)
- Full details of your news story (no more than 700 words)
- A reference of where visitors can find out more information - eg your website.
You can join ICPCN today and start publicising your news and events.
The ICPCN has identified an urgent need to advocate for international support for the development of skills in perinatal and neonatal palliative care and is looking for experts within this field to assist.
According to a new report released by "Save the Children's State of the World's Mothers", more than 1 million babies die the first day they are born (each year).
An update on the very first ICPCN conference to take place in India next year. The theme of the conference is Transforming Children's Palliative Care - from ideas to action
Maney Publishers invites you to submit your research to their journal, Progress in Palliative Care, for publication.