Professional Development in
Communication and Supportive Care

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Starting in 2019 – Enrollment Open

This is the next generation palliative medicine training program developed by the Coleman Palliative Medicine Training Program.

A comprehensive 10-month, interdisciplinary palliative care training program for advanced practice nurses, nurses, chaplains, social workers, physicians, and physician assistants who care for patients with complex, advanced illness.  No prior experience in palliative care is necessary.  All levels are welcome.

  • Build up-to-date, evidence-based knowledge and skills in palliative medicine and supportive care
  • Join an expanding network of palliative care providers
  • Become an influential member of the regional medical community
  • Train as an individual or a team from a health care organization

Learn more
 about the dynamic history of the Coleman Palliative Medicine Training Program and its impact on participating individuals and health care organizations.

What to Expect?

2 Full-Day, Live CE/CME Conferences

Mentored Learning Communities

Social Worker Seminar Series

Chaplain Seminar Series

CE Webinars – live, interactive and monthly

(Optional) Shadowing with a Palliative Medicine Specialist

Access to E-Learning for Self-Directed Study

Content Domains

Technical Aspects of Total Pain

Non-pain Symptom Management

Communication Skills

Psychosocial Assessments and Care Plans

Ethical Issues in Palliative Care

Spiritual Assessments and Care Plans

Resiliency and Wellness

Team-Based Palliative Care

Early Bird Rates




Advanced Practice Nurses, Nurses, and Social Workers

Chaplains and Physician Assistants


$ 1,000

$ 800

$ 800

Institution-based Teams:

2 Health Care Professionals

3 Health Care Professionals

4 Health Care Professionals

> 4 Health Care Professionals


$ 1,700

$ 2,200

$ 2,900

Aliza Baron

To Enroll


Step 1:  Complete online ENROLLMENT FORM

Step 2:  Pay by phone with credit card or mail a check.  Payment in full is required.

By Mail

Please make checks payable to:
Coleman Palliative Medicine Training Program – Phase 3

Mail check to:

Tania Farrag
Rush University Medical Center
1717 West Congress Pkwy, Kellogg 1122
Chicago, IL 60612

By Phone

1-888-352-RUSH (7874)
Monday -Friday 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Step 3:  Receive email confirmation of enrollment.

Questions?  Contact Aliza Baron, Project Coordinator, Coleman Palliative Medicine Training Program