Kimberly Curseen, MD
Director of supportive & palliative care outpatient services, Emory Healthcare
- Speaker, 2023 Conference on Metastatic Breast Cancer
- Director of supportive and palliative care outpatient services for Emory Healthcare
- Named a Palliative Medicine Inspirational Leader under 40 by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine for 2014-2015
Kimberly A. Curseen, MD, is the director of supportive and palliative care outpatient services for Emory Healthcare. She is also director and the primary provider for the Supportive Oncology Clinic. The clinic provides physical, emotional, and spiritual care for patients with cancer at any point in their disease process. The clinic also assists patients with complex decision making.
Dr. Curseen served as the program developer and director of Geriatric Palliative Care Clinical Services Program at University of Arkansas from 2009 to 2014. Dr. Curseen is board certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care. She was named one of the Palliative Medicine Inspirational Leaders under 40 by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine for 2014-2015. She currently sits on the board of the Georgia Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and she is a co-chair of the Georgia Cancer Consortium Palliative Care Working Group.
Palliative care for breast cancer with Kimberly A. Curseen, MD
Kimberly A. Curseen, MD, talks about palliative care, a helpful but often misunderstood and underutilized part of breast cancer care that can help improve quality of life for people with any stage of breast cancer.