Congress Urged to Include PCHETA in Budget Reconciliation
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin and Rep. Yvette D. Clarke, lead sponsors of the AAHPM-crafted Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act (PCHETA), have requested that investments in the hospice and palliative care workforce be included in the upcoming reconciliation package. Read a press release with their letter to congressional leaders.
New Webinar: DEI in Fellowship Recruitment
On September 28 from 3-4pm CT, Gary Winzelberg, MD MPH and Sandra DiScala, PharmD BCPs will explore a holistic approach to grading the structured interview process, organizing rank list meetings, and finalizing your rank list with a goal to improve DEI of fellow selection. Learn more.
NPCRC Soliciting Applications for Research Funding
The National Palliative Care Research Center (NPCRC) is soliciting applications for the Kornfeld Scholars Program Award in an effort to support junior investigators conducting clinical research in palliative care. This award can help investigators maximize their chances of larger extramural funding. Learn more.
Virtual Board Prep Materials Available
Although many Boards are offering leniency for maintenance of certification requirements, if you are planning to study for your exam in 2021, utilize the Board Prep category in AAHPM Learn for learning activities to focus your studies.
AAHPM Ignite: Advancing Your Leadership Skills
Register now for the 2021 virtual Ignite program, held October 12. Enjoy an engaging day with your peers and stellar faculty while understanding and recognizing one's strengths and limitations as a leader. Learn more. Early bird ends September 3.
2022 Annual Assembly to Make Positive Impact in Nashville
After months of constructive conversation, AAHPM & HPNA will continue with an in-person 2022 Annual Assembly in Nashville, focusing on the health and safety of our attendees. We will use this opportunity to share our voices to positively impact and support various issues. Read the statement.
Apply to Become a Fellow of the Academy
Want to earn recognition as a Fellow of AAHPM? This honor is now available to all members whose professional activity is devoted to the practice of hospice and palliative medicine and are active members of the Academy. View the application and learn how you could become an FAAHPM in 2021.
Accessing Your AAHPM Products with the AAHPM Learn Transition
The Academy launched a new online learning platform, AAHPM Learn, on July 20. During the transition, certain product access has changed. This change in platforms may alter your learning experience. Read more about how to access your purchases.
Gain On-Demand Access to the Virtual Conference
The 2021 Virtual Conference, held by NHPCO, AAHPM, and HPNA, focused on health care transformation to increase knowledge, improve competence,and enhance professional practice by providing the highest quality care. Registration is still open for those who wish to receive access to the on-demand recordings of the conference. AAHPM members receive a discount using code: 2021AAHPM. Learn more.
CBME Tools in Graduate Medical Education
If you missed the May 20 watch party entitled "Decoding and Applying CBME Tools in Graduate Medical Education", AAHPM members can view the recorded videos on each topic. Watch as the coauthors of the EPAs, CMs, and RMs discuss the background and application of these tools to enhance your fellows' education and evaluation.