Taking place March 17-19, 2019, our 7th annual SWHPN General Assembly will feature leading research, innovative practices, educational strategies, policy initiatives, and case narratives from leaders in the field of hospice and palliative care. Our signature annual event brings together over 400 palliative and hospice professionals from across the country to present and share in oral, poster, and symposia presentations, as well as interactive workshops.

The early bird deadline ends Friday, January 18th at midnight ET. Read about our registration options for members, non-members and students. One-day passes are also available!

See the 2019 Plenaries & Keynotes

See the 2019 Breakout Sessions

Register for Pre-Conference Workshops (held Sunday, March 17th)


Enjoy Orlando 

This year's event takes place at the beautiful Hilton Lake Buena Vista at Disney Springs, one of the top-rated hotels in Orlando! The hotel features 7 on-site restaurants, 2 outdoor heated pools, and all the amenities to make your conference experience a relaxing retreat. Book your hotel room hereOur special group room rate of $189 (plus occupancy tax, currently 12.5%) will be available until 2/22/19 or until the group block is sold out, whichever comes first.


Support the General Assembly 

 Become a sponsor and reach more than 400 social work professionals over our three-day event, and thousands on social media. Email or see our 2019 Marketing Opportunities to learn how you organization can support our 7th annual event.



Want to learn more? Check out the 2018 program guide to see the depth of the SWHPN conference experience!