2019 Hospice and Palliative Care Conference

About the Conference
The purpose of the conference is to share evidence-based information in pain and symptom management and end of life care, along with communication tools to better care for patients with serious illness.
View conference program for agenda and pricing, as options vary by days and member status.

Target Audience
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Nursing Home Administrators, Social Workers, Chaplains and other health care professionals interested in hospice, palliative care and/or issues related to serious illness.

Pre-Conference October 14
Track 1 – Hospice Regulatory
Track 2 – Symptom Management

Main Conference October 15 & 16
Keynote Presentations:
Diane Gray
“Talking About Death is Talking About Life”

Kimberly Curseen, M.D.
“Medical Marijuana”

Dale Larson, Ph.D.
“The Human Side of Healthcare”

Alvin “Woody” Moss, M.D., FACP, FAAHPM
“Advance Care Planning: The Next Generation”

Hot Springs Convention Center
134 Convention Blvd, Hot Springs, AR 71901

Hotel Accommodations

Hotel Hot Springs

HPCAA has secured a discounted per night room rate of $119 (plus tax) for room reservations made by Sept. 18, 2019 (or until sold out)!
All reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card or an advance deposit

To reserve by phone, call toll free (877) 623-6697 or (501) 625-6600 and identify as being with Hospice & Palliative Care Association of Arkansas.

To reserve online, follow these instructions:

  • Access www.hotelhotsprings.org – Go to “Book Today”
  • Enter your arrival and departure date in the  “Reservation” page
  • Click on ENTER IT NOW beside Group Code –  Enter Group Code HPCAA19 (case sensitive) and click Update.
  • Special rate of $119 should appear (unless sold out).

Approved for a max of 18.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Approved for a max of 18.5 ANCC Contact Hours