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Contact: Andy Reynolds, Popular Publicity,

(New York, NY) February 7, 2017 – “LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice And Palliative Care: A Practical Guide To Transforming Professional Practice” by Kimberly D. Acquaviva has been named 2017 Book of the Year (Palliative Care and Hospice category) by AJN (the American Journal of Nursing). AJN is the oldest and most honored broad-based nursing journal in the world.

The book is the first of its kind and the only handbook for hospice and palliative care professionals looking to enhance their care delivery or their programs with LGBTQ-inclusive care.

Kimberly D. Acquaviva is a tenured faculty member at the George Washington University School of Nursing.

“LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice And Palliative Care” is a quick read, easy reference and should be required reading for any hospice/palliative care organization, from top executives to maintenance crews.

“LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice And Palliative Care” is published by Harrington Park Press, a specialized academic/scholarly book publisher devoted to emerging topics in LGBTQ diversity, equality, and inclusivity and distributed by Columbia University Press.

> Read our press release for the book here.

> To request a book or speak to the author, please contact Andy Reynolds, Popular Publicity,

Below is the AJN review that accompanied the award announcement:

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