JPSM Calling for Papers Addressing Systemic Racism

The Journal of Pain & Symptom Management (JPSM), the official journal of AAHPM, is accepting proposals for papers that will help the Journal map a path for addressing systemic racism. We welcome proposals for papers in four categories: Empirical evaluations of how race is portrayed in the Journal’s published articles; Empirical evaluations of the review/decision … Read moreJPSM Calling for Papers Addressing Systemic Racism

AAHPM Statement on Racism in Healthcare

The American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) condemns racism and its negative impact on inequities in the U.S., specifically in our healthcare system. Systemic racism undermines public health and poses a barrier to achieving our vision that all patients, families, and caregivers who need it will have access to high-quality hospice and palliative … Read moreAAHPM Statement on Racism in Healthcare

Week in Review: April 5-9, 2021

  AAHPM & the Social Work Hospice & Palliative Care Network are hosting a free joint webinar on April 29 entitled “Racism in Healthcare and Strategies for Equity in Hospice and Palliative Care” at 3pm ET. Registration is required. Learn more and register at https://bit.ly/31QDD6C. AAHPM responded to a Senate HELP Committee request for stakeholder … Read moreWeek in Review: April 5-9, 2021