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National Committee for Pain Relief and Palliative Care

Description
The National Committee for Pain Relief and Palliative Care was created to promote Palliative Care in Lebanon and to act as a focus for all those who work , or have an interest , in the field of Pain & Palliative Care. Aims and objectives:
- Increase the awareness and promote the development and dissemination of palliative care at scientific, clinical and social levels. -
- Promote the implementation of existing knowledge, train those who at any level are involved with the care of patients with incurable and advanced disease and promote study and research.
- Support and give patronage to scientific and educational events promoting the dissemination and development of palliative care.
- Bring together those who study and practice the disciplines involved in the care of patients with advanced disease (doctors, nurses, social workers, psychologists, volunteers and others).
- Address the ethical problems associated with the care of terminally ill patients.
Region
Asia
Country
Lebanon
City
Beirut
Address
Saint Georges Hospital- Beirut- Lebanon
Website
https://www.stgeorgehospital.org/
Contact person
Prof. Michel Daher

Red star: Hospice/Palliative Care unit - IAHPC Institutional Lifetime member
Orange star: Hospice/Palliative Care unit - IAHPC Institutional Member
Green dot: Hospice/Palliative Care unit


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