Art & Science of Palliative Nursing (ASPN)

A course for nurses in palliative care basics

For nurses in all health settings who care for patients with serious and/or potentially life-threatening illness, and practice at either the generalist or advanced practice level.

Course Dates

Dates for ASPN 2021 have not been determined yet. Registration for ASPN 2021 will be accepted starting in Spring 2021. Updated information will be provided as soon as possible.



Please note this reflects last year's course and is subject to change.

  Two-day registration One-day registration 

Early bird

$350 $250
Regular $375 $275
Student rate* $250 $175 

*A letter of verification from your academic institution must accompany the registration form for a reduced student fee. 


Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) credits

To be determined

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Association of Massachusetts, an accredited approver by the American Nurses' Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.