Scholarship for Physicians from Developing Countries in Hospice and Palliative care at AAHPM and HPNA in USA 2012
Study Subject(s):Hospice and Palliative care
Scholarship Provider: American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Scholarship can be taken at: USA
-Scholarships are available to physicians who reside in a developing country (as defined by the World Health Organization) and care for seriously ill patients.
-Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine AAHPM (free virtual membership is available to physicians who reside in a nation on the HINARI list of eligible countries) have not previously attended the Annual Assembly are junior in their career, and whose organizations are considered least able to afford this opportunity.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Description: The Developing Countries Scholarship Fund was established to provide access to quality education for physicians who reside in developing countries to attend the AAHPM and HPNA Annual Assembly in Vancouver. This scholarship program will provide financial support (up to $5,000) to physicians to learn the latest clinical information and research updates in hospice and palliative care from leading experts in the field. This scholarship program is intended to facilitate Annual Assembly participation and cover ordinary costs associated with meeting registration, travel-related expenses (air fare, cab fare, meals), and lodging.
How to Apply: Online
Scholarship Application Deadline: November 1, 2011