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

ASPN is not scheduled to run in 2023. Updated information will be provided as soon as possible. We would invite those interested in attending ASPN to register for our Practical Aspects of Palliative Care (PAPC) course.



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.