UPR Palliative Care Fact Sheet

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Joint Civil Society Report on Palliative Care in Uganda

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World Hospice and Palliative Care Day 2016

CONCEPT NOTE WHPCD 2016

Palliative Care Association of Uganda Newsletter May 2016

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Call for bids to conduct end of Strategic Plan Period for PCAU

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Visiting the Children in Palliative Care

by Halima Nakawooza, PCAU Staff Today I went to Mulago Hospital to meet with Dr. Liz and Dr. Peace who allowed us to visit palliative care patients and placement students. Mulago Hospital is the National Hospital of Uganda that accommodates 95% of people in the nation. The best doctors and medical workers are in Mulago […]

My Travels in the “Land God Painted Green.”

By Roberta Spencer, Center for Hospice Care, Volunteer I have had the privilege and joy to visit Uganda for extended periods of time over the past three years as a result of a partnership with the Center for Hospice Care in South Bend, Indiana, U.S.A. and the Palliative Care Association of Uganda (PCAU). I continue […]

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A Dream Come True: PCAU has a permanent home

By Rose Kiwanuka, Country Director, PCAU The Palliative Care Association of Uganda (PCAU) was established in 1999 as a loose association, with no staff but volunteers. The volunteers used to meet quarterly to organize up- date meetings for its members. The Association was formerly registered as a Non -Governmental Organization (NGO) and a professional body […]

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Man’s Worst Enemy: PAIN!

By Rose Kiwanuka, Country Director, PCAU A father took his 2-year-old son with severe burns to Nabiganda Health Center III, in Butaleja District. The boy was screaming in pain and the father was in agony. “Help, help!” the father called out in confusion. Everybody started calling the nurse to help and literally the whole place […]

Caring and Sharing: Meet Mrs. Mary Akello

I was trained as a nurse in the 70s. I started working as a student in Nsambya and later posted to St. Anthony’s Hospital in Tororo. I came back to Mulago for further training. In 1987 I went to Nairobi National Hospital and that is when I learned about HOSPICE. I have been a palliative […]

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Contact PCAU


Palliative Care Association of Uganda
Physical Address:
Block 383, Plot 8804, Kitende – Entebbe Road
Tel: +256 414 692350 /
+256 392 080713
Email: conference@pcau.org.ug
or
pcau.admin@pcau.org.ug

Membership

Membership in the association is open to any health professional or any other related professions and interested individuals in palliative care, including community volunteers and caregivers. Read More

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