AAHPM Strategic Plan
The strategic plan serves as the Academy’s guiding map for its future direction. Download the 2016–2020 plan to learn more about the following five overarching goals:
AAHPM serves as the primary source of information, engagement and support for physicians practicing hospice and palliative medicine.
Support Workforce & Career Development
AAHPM attracts, develops and sustains a robust workforce composed of competent leaders – including clinicians, educators, and researchers – in order to expand access to hospice and palliative care.
Advance Knowledge & Competency
AAHPM educates physicians within all career stages and practice settings to achieve high levels of competency in hospice and palliative medicine within the context of an interdisciplinary team.
Promote Quality of Care, Research & Evidence-Based Practice
AAHPM strives to improve the quality of healthcare delivery within all seriously ill populations and all settings, including but not limited to patients receiving palliative or hospice care.
Advance Public Awareness and Policy
AAHPM promotes understanding, acceptance, funding and sustainability of hospice and palliative medicine.
In 2015, AAHPM created an Annual Report video to highlight the successes and growth of the association. View the video to see what we have been working on.