Grantee details

Traveling Scholars Program Report

Annyta (Anita) Luntadila, MS

Travel date: April 25, 2016

Name of Meeting/Event/Activity: Fifth French Course on Introduction for Palliative Care

Origin: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo / Destination: Kampala, Uganda

How was this meeting/activity helpful to you?

Training in palliative care has advanced help us with work, because we will accompany patients throughout their illness until the last moment of their lives, we will relieve pain. We will open the new palliative care service, trained nursing staff and community relays because palliative care is multidisciplinary

How will you new knowledge & acquired skills help in furthering your work in hospice and palliative care in your program/city/ or country?

We suggest that the scholarship is paid to several people so that palliative care become effective in our respective countries.

How IAHPC Traveling Scholars Program be improved in order to help other future traveling scholars?

The challenges we face in providing palliative care is that: the law of the land prohibits the use of narcotics including morphine. We are limited by the means to do the job.