A Physician’s Perspective on Spirituality in Palliative Care



Elizabeth Kvale,
 M.D., Director of Supportive Care and Survivorship Outpatient Clinic, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama.

Dr. Kvale is board certified in Family Practice and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Her research interests include the supportive care of cancer patients, survivorship, and the care of palliative care patients in intensive settings. Her current research in symptom assessment and management is supported by NIH, VA, and the American Cancer Society.