NAVIGATING GRIEF – An Immersive Experience in Supporting Patients Through Loss

Event Date : 20/07/2024
Event Time : 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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The grief and bereavement workshop aims to provide a supportive community for individuals who are navigating the complexities of loss, offering validation, understanding, and practical tools to help them on their journey toward healing and resilience.


  • Practice patient centred communication within end-of-life care management with a focus on the unique challenges faced by healthcare professionals.
  • Enhance non-verbal communication skills for delivering compassionate and empathetic care to patients and families experiencing loss, including active listening, empathy, and effective dialogue.
  • Recognise factors affecting the communication and behaviours of healthcare providers and patients during grief and bereavement.
  • Demonstrate building patient rapport through the experience of immersive technology in a safe and controlled environment for grief and bereavement.


Richard Lim

Dr Richard Lim Boon Leong
Consultant Palliative Medicine
Physician and Head of Palliative Care Unit,
Hospital Selayang

Dr Juliet Mathew

Dr Juliet Mathew
Director, Clinical Skills
and Simulation Centre,
IMU University


Regular RM750
IMU Alumni / IMU Staff RM525
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