Established in 2005, the Duke Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship has a tradition of excellence in clinical care, teaching, and research. 

The Fellowship is a one-year ACGME accredited program designed to train future leaders in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Fellows graduate the program with a strong background in Hospice and Palliative Medicine having gained:

  • Experience in the clinical practice of hospice and palliative medicine in diverse inpatient and outpatient settings;
  • Comprehensive education encompassing patient care, teaching skills, evidence based medicine, and leadership skills;
  • One-on-one mentoring from nationally recognized leaders in the field


Jason Webb, MD, Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program