Comskil Course Topics
- relaying bad news
- discussing prognoses and treatment options
- responding to patient and caregiver anger
- assisting in the transition to palliative care
- handling issues related to end-of-life care, death, and dying
Comskil participants include fellows, residents, and attending physicians in practice at MSK and other U.S. institutions. Each year, approximately 100 MSK fellows and residents participate in a Comskil course as part of their oncology training.