Palliative care education that accelerates your success
Advance your career with convenient, online coursework and evidence-based instruction. Health professionals looking to further their careers and organizations looking to develop their teams choose CSU Shiley Haynes Institute for Palliative Care. We offer exceptional CE and CME training guided by California State University’s best practices for adult learning.EXPLORE OUR COURSES
Palliative Care and Personal Connection: Call Me by My Name
I share this story to remind us that it is not so much what we say but the way we…LEARN MORE
Communicating to the Public About Hospice and Palliative Care
Misconceptions abound about serious illness care and it is especially difficult to sort out distinctions between hospice versus palliative care.…LEARN MORE
2023 Symposium Highlights Communication, Caregivers, and Changing Healthcare Education
My mom asked me why they don’t coordinate better and share information to make it easier on older people? I…LEARN MORE
Dr. Robinson’s Pre-Conference Workshop and the Four “Core Spheres” of Nursing
When she was studying to become a nurse, Katie Robinson, PhD, RN-BC, CHPN, didn’t know what kind of nursing she…LEARN MORE
Unlike other palliative care career development programs that are either expensive in-person fellowships or short surface-level online courses, our programs are different. Our instructor-led courses rival the depth, richness, and rigor of in-person clinical training with the accessibility, flexibility, and convenience of online learning. Our interactive self-paced courses are full of evidence-based strategies you can immediately apply to your practice. Earn CE and CME credits, sharpen your skills, and advance your career from wherever you are.
Helping health professionals achieve
Find the learning path that’s right for you. We offer nearly 200 CE/CME online courses in palliative care and care management, with additional courses added periodically. Our courses and certificate programs apply to a variety of disciplines and areas of study. Whether you’re looking to improve serious-illness care or pursue hospice and palliative care certification, you’ve come to the right place to advance your career.LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR OFFERINGS
Helping organizations succeed
We partner with healthcare organizations of all sizes to identify their strategic goals, so we can create customized education programs that meet quality metrics and desired outcomes with the overall goal of improving patient satisfaction and boosting staff resilience.LEARN MORE
Learning that fits your lifestyle
We understand that adding a training course to your already busy life can be challenging. We offer two convenient learning formats. Choose from interactive self-paced courses you can complete on your own schedule or in-depth instructor-led programs with small-group discussions and expert clinician guidance—all backed by the academic standards of California State University.LEARN MORE
Powerful skill building.
Our students and alumni consistently praise the value of our education and recommend it to their peers. We’re proud of our record of success.
Alumni met professional development goals
“I am so pleased to support a program that will ultimately benefit others the way I have been personally helped. My late husband’s experience with hospice and palliative care made me realize how specialized and important the field of palliative care is today and the growing need for such care in the future.”