A trainee works with a couple in hospice.

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Prepare to provide care to patients with serious life-limiting illnesses in our Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship.

What sets us apart?

Gain experience in inpatient palliative, ambulatory and outpatient continuity clinic, hospice and long-term care in our one-year fellowship.

Our fellows can rotate through electives in our outpatient pain management and rehabilitation clinic, memory assessment consultation clinic, palliative care consult service and Critical Care and Nephrology divisions.

A fellow serves tea to a patient in hospice.

See yourself in Hampton Roads

The Hampton Roads region that EVMS serves is a vibrant community with 1.7 million residents scattered across nine cities and five counties in southeastern coastal Virginia.

Miles of waterfront, historical and cultural attractions, parks and outdoor recreation areas, lively nightlife, seasonal festivals and family-friendly entertainment make it clear that there's something for everyone here in Hampton Roads.

At EVMS, we know life happens, and we want you to be covered when it does. That’s why we offer competitive benefits packages for our residents and fellows.

Residents meet at orientation

A supportive environment

Work-life balance is important during your fellowship, and we are committed to supporting our fellows throughout their time at EVMS. Through EVMS' Wellness Works program, our residents and fellows receive the same wellness resources as our faculty and staff.

In addition, our Resident Wellness program for residents and fellows gives you access to support groups, after-hours counseling services, running clubs, leadership coaching and more.