The Coalition to Transform Advanced Care (C-TAC)

C-TAC is an advocacy organization that focuses on improving comprehensive health care for seriously ill patients.


The Veterans’ Affairs Healthcare Network Performance Reporting and Outcomes Measurement to Improve the Standard of care at End-of-Life (PROMISE)

The PROMISE center investigates the disparities in end-of-life care in VA hospitals to better understand and promote patient-centered healthcare.


Coalition of Hospices Organized to Investigate Comparative Effectiveness (CHOICE)

CHOICE is a project based at the University of Pennsylvania that was established to conduct research around end-of-life care in hospices.


Vital Talk

Vital Talk is an organization that promotes effective communication between clinicians and patients by offering courses to clinicans and teachers.


Palliative and Supportive Institute at UPMC

This UPMC institute focuses on the provision of care for seriously ill patients and their families.