Hearst Foundation gives $75K for palliative care nursing education

By City News Service

San Diego Hospice and The Institute for Palliative Medicine received a $75,000 grant from the Hearst Foundation to enhance local palliative care nursing education programs, it was announced Thursday.

Azusa Pacific University, Cal State San Marcos, National University and Southwestern College will collaborate with The Institute for Palliative Medicine on the program.

The San Diego hospice is one of the nation’s largest nonprofit hospices, offering medical care to more than 1,000 seriously ill adults and children daily across the county. It also offers education programs to doctors and nurses on palliative care.

Related posts:

  1. Surfboard Science: UCSD students develop data on the speed of surfing
  2. Scipps Institution scientists honored
  3. Scripps Institution of Oceanography team's project assisting with Gulf monitoring
  4. La Jolla native joins Teach For America
  5. UCSD's Vinetz to head malaria study

Short URL: http://www.lajollalight.com/?p=1066

Posted by Halie Johnson on Aug 26, 2010. Filed under Health & Science, La Jolla, News, Schools. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Bottom Buttons 1

Bottom Buttons 2

Bottom Buttons 3

Bottom Buttons 4

Bottom Buttons 5

Bottom Buttons 6

RSS North Coastal News

  • Congregation Beth Am Labor Day Picnic September 2, 2014
    Congregation Beth Am held a festive Labor Day Picnic Sept. 1. This year is the 31st anniversary of this synagogue that started in a tire store in Solana Beach. […]
  • Suspects attempt to rob Solana Beach bank ATM September 2, 2014
    An attempt to break into an ATM at a Solana Beach bank branch early Sept. 2 using a cutting torch ended with the cash machine in flames and two suspects fleeing empty-handed. The suspects set off the ATM's alarm during the failed heist shortly after 2:30 a.m. in the 600 block of Lomas Santa Fe Drive near Glencrest Drive, according to sheriff's Lt. […]
  • First phase of Earl Warren Middle School reconstruction begins in Solana Beach September 2, 2014
    As kids kicked back this summer, San Dieguito Union High School District kicked off the first phase of its complete reconstruction of Earl Warren Middle School. The $41 million project is made possible by the passage of Proposition AA. […]