Palliative Medicine Division

Education: The Palliative Medicine team is dedicated to educating physicians, allied health professionals, and the community on Palliative Medicine. We offer a one-year fellowship training program in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Faculty direct and participate in training medical students, residents and fellows in all aspects of Palliative Medicine in addition to lecturing at various conferences and meetings. 

Clinical Care: Whether it is in the outpatient or inpatient setting, our physicians, advanced practice nurses and social workers are dedicated to providing the best possible care for patients with serious illnesses.  The Palliative Medicine team will work in conjunction with your primary physicians to ensure your goals are being met. 

Last modified: Jul 15, 2015
Contact Us

Allison Netson
Division Coordinator
Ph: 913-588-3807
Fx: 913-588-3877

Division Director: 

Karin Porter-Williamson, M.D.
Karin Porter-Williamson, M.D.
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Division Director of Palliative Medicine