Palliative Care for Cancer Patients

Amy Case, MD, FAAHMP, Chair of the Department of Supportive and Palliative Care at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, focuses on the approach to facilitating goals of care and advance directives discussions with your patients. Dr. Case reviews the 3 main objectives of palliative care, defines the differences between palliative care and hospice, and articulates what barriers exist in creating dialog in regards to prognosis, in patients with advanced illness.

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Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Amy Case, MD, FAAHPM

Amy Case, MD, FAAHPM

Associate Professor of Oncology
Chair, Department of Supportive Care

I am currently the Lee Foundation Endowed Chair of the Department of Palliative and Supportive Care and serve as the Palliative Care Program Chief at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center.