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The Center for Palliative Studies (CPS) invites clinicians, administrators, volunteers and other interested individuals Note to visit San Diego Hospice & Palliative Care (SDHPC) to learn more about hospice and palliative care. CPS has 4 different visitor programs to cater to varying educational needs and duration of visits:
 About CPS
    Faculty / Staff
    CE / CME
    CPS Curricula
    Integrative PM
      · Fellowships
      · Med Students
      · Residents
    Social Work
Program Educational Objectives Typical Duration
1. Brief Visits Orientation tour only 1 - 2 hours
2. Visitors Specific, short term 1 - 3 days
3. Visiting Scholars More detailed 1 - 3 weeks
4. Scholars in Residence Most complex / extensive 1 -3 months (or more)

1. Brief Visits cater to visitors who want an orientation tour of SDHPC that lasts 1 - 2 hours and do not have any other educational objectives. For further information, or to arrange for a Brief Visit, please contact:

     The Brief Visit Coordinator
     E-mail:  briefvisit@sdhospice.org
     Phone:  +1.619.278.6369
     Fax:      +1.619.298.7027

2. The Visitors Program caters to visitors with specific, short-term educational objectives that can typically be met within 1 to 3 days. Read more . . .


3. The Visiting Scholars caters to visitors with more detailed educational objectives who typically spend for 1 to 3 weeks at SDHPC. Read more . . .

4. The Scholars in Residence Program caters to individuals who want to pursue an extended period of study with more complex educational objectives that typically lasts from 1 to 3 months, though longer visits can be arranged. Read more . . .

If you are a physician who is interested in specialty training in palliative medicine, please read more about our Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program, not our Visitor Programs.

Read more about our Visitor Programs:
  1. During a Visit to SDHPC
  2. Before Visiting SDHPC
  3. Tuition Fees
  4. Notification of Acceptance
  5. Traveling to SDHPC

Additional Information about any of the Visitor Programs and application forms may be obtained from:

     Education Coordinator
     Center for Palliative Studies
     San Diego Hospice & Palliative Care
     4311 Third Avenue
     San Diego, California  92103-1407

     E-mail:  education@sdhospice.org
     Phone:  +1.619.278.6369
     Fax:      +1.619.298.7027

Note: It is the policy of the Center for Palliative Studies and San Diego Hospice & Palliative Care not to discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, handicap or veteran status in matters of admissions, employment, or services in the educational programs or activities that it operates, in accordance with civil rights legislation and agency commitment.

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Last Updated: February 02, 2005