Posted: March 29, 2020

Palliative and End-of-Life Care eDoc Innovative Learning Tools


The Palliative and End-of-Life Care (EOL) Overview is a module within the eDoctoring online education tool. The tool offers users access to simulated clinical cases, interactive tutorials, and access to a virtual library that contains additional resources. The goal of the Palliative and End-of-Life Care Overview module is to improve physical delivery of EOL care by addressing learning knowledge, skills, and attitudes.


Michael Wilkes, M.D., Ph.D.
Alpesh Amin, M.D.
Katherine Brown-Saltzman, RN, MA
Susan Charette, M.D.
Eva Chittenden, M.D.
Ian Coulter, Ph.D.
Frank C. Day, M.D., M.P.H.
Douglas Diekema M.D., M.P.H.
Frank D. Ferris, M.D.
Geri-Ann Galanti, Ph.D.
Marge Ginsburg, R.N.
Scott Fishman, M.D.
Jerome R. Hoffman, M.D.
Solomon Liao, M.D.
Bernard Lo, M.D., Ph.D.,
B.J. Miller, M.D.
Douglas Opel, M.D.
Steven Z. Pantilat, M.D.
Michael W. Rabow, M.D.
Ben A. Rich, Ph.D.
Mark Robinson, M.S.W.
Maria C. Savoia, M.D.
Stuart Slavin, M.D.
Tahlia Spector, M.D.
Malathi Srinivasan, M.D.
Charles von Gunten, M.D., Ph.D.
Scott Votey, M.D.
Daniel West, M.D.


Learner Audience

Undergraduate Medical Education (UME), Graduate Medical Education (GME), Interprofessional


Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Medical Knowledge, Patient Care, Practice Based Learning and Improvement, Professionalism, Systems Based Practice

Resource Type(s)

Distance Learning - Asynchronous

Instructional Method(s)

Self-Directed Learning


Communication, Grief, Wellness, Palliative Care, End of Life, Ethics