The Annual Assembly
Hospice and Palliative Care
Presented by AAHPM and HPNA
February 22-25, 2017
The premier educational event for hospice and palliative care providers.
Calls for Proposals
Are you interested in presenting at the 2017 Annual Assembly in Phoenix? AAHPM issues four calls for proposals throughout the year, during which you can submit your proposal for the following sessions.
Call for Scientific Papers and Posters
Learn more about this call. Papers and posters will be accepted July 5 – August 2.
Call for Interactive Educational Exchange
Learn more about this call. Submissions will be accepted July 5 - August 2.
Call for Case Submissions
Learn more about this call. Case submissions will be accepted October 3 - November 1.
*Presenters of accepted proposals are required to register for the Annual Assembly and pay appropriate fees related to their attendance as well as travel and expenses.
2016 Annual Assembly
CE and Handouts
Access the handouts from the 2016 Annual Assembly.
About the Annual Assembly
The Annual Assembly of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) and the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA) is designed for physicians, nurses, and other healthcare providers interested in acquiring, maintaining, or expanding the skills needed to function effectively in the field of hospice and palliative care.
As leaders in promoting excellence in hospice and palliative care, AAHPM and HPNA combine their expertise to advance the field, thus meeting the shared goal of improving quality of life for patients and families facing serious or life-threatening conditions.
This annual 3-day event brings together nearly 3,000 of your colleagues and peers to share research, clinical best practices, and practice-related guidance to advance the specialty and improve patient care.
February 22-25, 2017
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