Plenary 2-AA: Models of Comprehensive Care
This plenary reviews the various models for integration of hospice and palliative care into traditional cancer care that have been shown to improve outcomes. The importance of incorporating hospice and palliative care into future models of healthcare delivery is also explored.
A founder of and pioneer in palliative care and oncology. Balfour Mount, MD, FRCSPC, speaks about his life and work in forging the philosophical and clinical underpinnings of the integration of palliative care with oncology and other specialty practices.