The National Palliative Care Research Center (NPCRC) is committed to stimulating, developing, and funding research directed at improving care for seriously ill patients and their families.
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The NPCRC has collaborated with the Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) in order to rapidly and directly translate its research findings into improved clinical care.
By 2030, 20 percent of the population of the United States will be over age 65. Read more >
Prior to the NPCRC, there was no organizing force promoting and facilitating the conduct of palliative care research. Read more >