Journal of Palliative Medicine

Journal of Palliative Medicine is the premier peer-reviewed journal covering medical, psychosocial, policy, and legal issues in end-of-life care and relief of suffering for patients with intractable pain. The Journal presents essential information for professionals in hospice/palliative medicine, focusing on improving quality of life for patients and their families, and the latest developments in drug and non-drug treatments. 

Journal coverage includes:

  • The latest medical advances in pain and symptom management
  • Evidence-based protocols
  • Model palliative care programs
  • Clinical case reports
  • Guidance for working with patients and their families
  • Psychological and spiritual aspects of end-of-life care
  • Roundtable discussions with leading experts in the field

Journal of Palliative Medicine is under the editorial leadership of Editor-in-Chief Charles F. von Gunten, MD, PhD, Vice President, Medical Affairs, Hospice and Palliative Medicine for Ohio Health and other leading investigators.

EAPC members can subscribe to the journal at a reduced rate (see box on the right).

Full details on the Journal, Editorial Board, the latest issues and articles online ahead-of-print, and details on how to publish in the Journal, please visit the Journal website.


EAPC Members are eligible for a substantial discount on the individual online subscription price for access to Journal of Palliative Medicine.

To Subscribe: Active EAPC members, log in for details, a dedicated subscription link, and Group Code; or email:  info@liebertpub.com and include “EAPC member offer” in the subject line.