See below for the 2020 General Assembly schedule at-a-glance. Click on links to see schedule details. 


Saturday, March 14th: Travel Day

2:00 - 5:00 pm: Registration Desk & Check-In Opens

Sunday, March 15th: Pre-conference Workshop Day

8:00 am: Registration Desk & Check-In Opens

9:00 - 12:00 pm: Pre-Conference Workshops Session I

12:00 - 1:00 pm: Lunch (for pre-conference workshop attendees only)

1:00 - 4:00 pm: Pre-Conference Workshops Session II

5:00 - 7:30 pm: SWHPN Annual Board Meeting // Registration desk closed

Monday, March 16th: General Assembly Day One

7:30 am: Registration opens; light continental breakfast served

8:30 am: Opening Remarks & SWHPN Annual Membership Report

9:00 - 10:15 amOpening Plenary: Lessons in Leadership

10:15 - 10:30 am: Break

10:30 - 11:30 am: Session I

11:30 - 12:45 pm: Lunch (included with registration)

12:45 - 1:45 pm: Session II

1:45 - 2:00 pm: Break

2:00 - 3:00 pm: Session III

3:00 - 3:15 pm: Break

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm: Session IV

4:30 - 5:30 pm: Poster Walk Session (link to poster sessions will be posted soon!)

5:30 - 7:00 pm: SWHPN 8th Annual Networking Reception

Tuesday, March 17th: General Assembly Day Two

8:00 am: Registration opens

8:30 - 9:30 am: 2019 SWHPN Awards Breakfast

9:30 - 10:45 amMorning Plenary: Interrupting Racism in Hospice & Palliative Care

10:55 - 11:00 am: Break

11:00 - 12:00 pm: Session V

12:00 - 1:30 pm: Lunch (included with registration)

1:30 - 2:30 pm: Session VI

2:30 - 2:45 pm: Break

2:45 - 3:45 pm: Session VII

3:45 pm - 4:00 pm: Break

4:00 - 5:00 pm: Closing Plenary: Perspectives and Policy on LGBTQ Patients in Hospice & Palliative Care

5:30 - 7:00 pm: Reception for local students and social workers new to hospice & palliative social work