PACT Educational Opportunities

Our team trains healthcare professionals on how to improve the quality of care for children living with life-limiting conditions.

Types of training available

Fellowship: A one-year clinical fellowship for pediatricians for certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Elective rotation: For CHOP pediatric resident physicians at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and medical students at The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, we offer an elective rotation at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. In certain circumstances, we offer electives to students from other institutions. If interested, please apply through the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine at www.med.upenn.edu/visitingstudents.

CHOP nurses: Individual sessions, group discussions and debriefings at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

For more information

To learn about the fellowship program and physician education: Contact Tammy I. Kang, MD

To learn about nursing education: Contact Gina Santucci, MSN

To learn about the Partners in Pediatric Care community outreach program: Contact Gwenn LaRagione, RN, BSN