Palliative Care and
Universal Health Coverage

6th International African Palliative Care Conference
Hosted by African Palliative Care Association and the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Rwanda   17-20 September, 2019     Kigali Convention Centre | Rwanda Notice: Abstract submission Deadline is 28th-March-2019.

We appreciate your interest in registering to the conference. Registration will officially open 1 December, 2018.

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  Your full conference registration allows you entry to:

  • Plenary sessions delivered by experts selected from across the four conference track areas
  • Break away sessions based on successful abstracts and aligned with the conference tracks
  • Poster presentations based on successful abstracts
  • Access to exhibitor information on products and services designed to meet all information needs of our delegates.

Not currently an APCA member? Apply for APCA membership here.

Important Dates

1 December 2018 Call for abstracts opens
28 March 2019 Deadline for abstract submissions
15 May 2019 (Subject to change) Notification of abstract acceptance
3 September 2018 Registration opens
17 September 2019 Pre-conference workshops
17 September 2019 Conference Opening reception
19 September 2019 Gala dinner

General inquiries:

Registration inquiries:
Pamela Kalema at


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