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

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be enrolling a new ASPN cohort this year. Registration for ASPN 2021 will be accepted starting in Spring 2021. 


  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.