Palliative Care

Advocacy In Action: Access To Palliative Care
Jul
11
2013

Vital Options International presents, Advocacy In Action®, bringing together cancer advocacy leadership to address: Palliative Care In this segment, the panel discusses how patients gain access to palliative care, the barriers and how we need to teach patients the questions to ask and the services available to help them through all facets of their cancer […]

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Advocacy In Action: The Face Of Palliative Care
Jul
11
2013

Vital Options International presents, Advocacy In Action®, bringing together cancer advocacy leadership to address: Palliative Care In this segment, host, Selma Schimmel, reveals herself as the face of palliative care, sparking the conversation that it is not just for end of life, but at all stages of treatment to enhance quality of life. Joining Selma […]

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Lidia Schapira, MD: The Role Of Culture in Palliative Care
Jul
10
2013

Dr. Lidia Schapira sits down with Selma Schimmel in The Group Room to discuss the role of culture in palliative care. This interview was filmed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago 2013. Lidia Schapira, MD is an Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School. Advocacy and educational support provided […]

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Lidia Schapira, MD: The Role Of Palliative Care In Clinical Practice
Jul
10
2013

Dr. Lidia Schapira sits down with Selma Schimmel in The Group Room to discuss the role of palliative care in clinical practice today. This interview was filmed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago 2013. Lidia Schapira, MD is an Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School. Advocacy and educational […]

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Advocacy In Action: Palliative Care
Jul
10
2013

Vital Options International presents, Advocacy In Action®, bringing together cancer advocacy leadership to address: Palliative Care In this segment, the panel discusses the quality of life aspects of palliative care. Joining Selma Schimmel as co-moderators are: Jamie H. Von Roenn, MD – Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology; Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University; Robert […]

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Eduardo Bruera, MD, FAAHPM: How Oncologists Palliative Care Specialists Work Can Work Together
Jun
13
2013

Dr. Eduardo Bruera sits down with Selma Schimmel in The Group Room where they discuss how palliative care specialists and medical oncologists can work together for the betterment of the patient. This interview was filmed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago 2013. Eduardo Bruera, MD, FAAHPM is the Department Chair, […]

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Eduardo Bruera, MD, FAAHPM: The Culture Surrounding Palliative Care
Jun
13
2013

Dr. Eduardo Bruera sits down with Selma Schimmel in The Group Room where they discuss the culture surrounding palliative care and end of life in this country; as well as the obstacles for the patient from family and friends. This interview was filmed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago 2013. […]

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Eduardo Bruera, MD, FAAHPM: Supportive, Palliative and End Of Life Care
Jun
13
2013

Dr. Eduardo Bruera sits down with Selma Schimmel in The Group Room where he gives a brief overview of his educational session presented at ASCO 2013 titled; Supportive, Palliative and End of Life Care: Similarities, Differences and Integration. This interview was filmed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago 2013. Eduardo […]

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Eduardo Bruera, MD, FAAHPM: A Brief History Of Palliative Care
Jun
13
2013

Dr. Eduardo Bruera sits down with Selma Schimmel in The Group Room where he gives a brief overview of the history and origins of palliative care in this country. This interview was filmed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago 2013. Eduardo Bruera, MD, FAAHPM is the Department Chair, Palliative Care […]

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Tracy Balboni, MD, MPH: Relating To Patients On a Humanistic Or Spiritual Level
Jun
11
2013

Dr. Tracy Balboni sits down with Selma Schimmel on The Group Room to discuss her research on Relating To Patients On a Humanistic Or Spiritual Level: How Physicians Can Make a Difference. This interview was filmed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago 2013. Tracy Balboni, MD, MPH is an Asst. […]

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