A Certificate Course in Palliative Care with Special Emphasis on Geriatric Care from the department of Geriatric Medicine is a short-term program at Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore. The program is designed to provide healthcare professionals with specialized knowledge and skills in providing palliative care to elderly patients who are suffering from life-limiting illnesses.
The course is recognized by the Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore.
All the seats, including NRI/Management quota, are allotted by merit through online counselling conducted by the Medical Counselling Committee, Directorate General of Health Services, New Delhi and Karnataka Examination Authority, Bangalore. Selection is based on the rank obtained in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) .