Palliative Care Grand Rounds – Integrating Palliative Care into Oncology Care for Adult AML Patients

Join us on Wednesday, November 10, for Palliative Care Grand Rounds to be held via ZOOM (webinar) from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Shiraz Malik, MD CCFP, will present, "Integrating Palliative Care into Oncology Care for Adult AML Patients".

Please R.S.V.P. to Jenn Verhoeven at no later than November 9, 2021. 

Learning objectives:

  1. To review challenges related to palliative care for adult AML patients.
  2. To critically appraise "Effectiveness of Integrated Palliative and Oncology Care for Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia: A Randomized Clinical Trial" JAMA Oncology, 2021, 238-245, 7(2).
  3. To discuss challenges related to implementation of integrated palliative care.


Our process to receive MAINPRO+ credits has changed as follows:  In order to have your attendance recorded, please email

25% interaction will be included in each session.

Overall Learning Objectives for 2021-2022 Palliative Care Journal Club:

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Review and critically appraise timely journal articles and practice guidelines in palliative medicine.
  • Examine pertinent literature and link it to clinical experience.
  • Evaluate advances in palliative medicine.


Supported by the Citywide Department of Family Medicine and Department of Family Medicine.