September 19, 2013 at 12:30PM ET.
Palliative care is a medical specialty focused on relieving pain and other symptoms, as well as helping patients and families navigate difficult medical decisions and manage stress. Learn more about who can benefit from palliative care, what it can offer and how to get it from our expert panel.
Joshua Jones, MD
Radiation Oncologist, Specializing in Palliative Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Nina O’Connor, MD
Co-Director of the Palliative Care program at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania