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Professional and community collaborations help us to increase the reach and impact of our mission - integrating research, education, and clinical care to improve palliative care for all people with serious illnesses.

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Become a member

Our membership currently consists of almost 900 physicians, nurses, social workers, spiritual care providers, hospital administrators, and community members across the U.S. and internationally.

Membership is free and, by joining this community, you'll be signing up to receive regular CPCCE news and updates.  


CPCCE is sponsored by some of the country's most innovative medical foundations and various clinical organizations throughout the UW. Our sponsors provide us with resources and connections to leaders in the field of palliative care to help inform our programs and contribute to our research. 


Partner Programs

Integrative Oncology Palliative Care Program

Operated through the UW School of Social Work, the program seeks to develop the next generation of leaders in oncology/palliative care through education, and research support.

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Palliative Care and Resilience Research Program (PCAR)

Our faculty actively partner with PCAR to help develop ways to help children, teens, and young adults – and their parents – become more resilient in the face of serious health problems.

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