Education

Since inception, Nairobi Hospice has been offering training in palliative care to healthcare professionals, community health workers and volunteers. These are short courses that run for one week at Nairobi Hospice.

In addition,  since 2001, Nairobi Hospice in association with Oxford Brookes University (UK), has been running a Diploma course of Higher Education in Palliative Care.

TRAINING IN PALLIATIVE CARE SCHEDULE FOR 2018

SHORT COURSES

Participants Dates

Non- Health Care Providers 5th March- 9th March 2018

Non-Health Care Providers 9th April-13th April 2018

Health Care Professionals 23rd April- 27th April 2018

Non-Health Care Providers 27th August-31st August 2018

Health Care Providers 5th November-9th November 2018

Please note that we are willing to conduct in house training in palliative care in institutions to address specific needs

DIPLOMA OF HIGHER EDUCTION IN PALLIATIVE CARE NAIROBI HOSPICE/OXFORD BROOKS UNIVERSITY- UK.

NEXT INTAKE JULY 2018

Study Block 1 23rd July-28th July 2018

Study Block 2 28th January- 1st February 2019

Study Block 3 22nd July -26th July 2019

Please see in the Downloads documents for application comprising the following:

The introductory letter

Programme specification

Notes for completing registration form and submitting supporting documentation

Registration Form

Guidelines for demonstrating evidence of Palliative care (Nairobi Apel Guide)

Guidelines on presenting a reflective Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Information for mentors

For further details, please contact Director of Education: Mobile 0732690077; email education@nairobihospice.or.ke