Ellis Fischel Cancer Center
1 Hospital Dr
Columbia, MO

Phone: 573-884-0771

Other Phone Numbers:

Phone: (573) 882-2100

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1. Ellis Fischel Cancer Center

1 Hospital Dr
Columbia, MO
Phone: 573-884-0771
Other Phone Numbers:
Phone: (573) 882-2100
View Details
Get Directions




Education & Training

Medical School

University of Texas Health Science Center Houston


University of Missouri Health Care


University of Missouri Health Care


University of Missouri Health Care, University of Missouri Health Care

Board Certification

American Board of Family Med-Geriatric Medicine, American Board of FM - Hospice and Palliative Care, American Board of Family Medicine


MU Health Care participates with most major managed care organizations. To find out whether MU Health Care is a participating provider in your insurance plan or network, or for information on co-payments and deductibles, please contact your insurance carrier directly.

Academic Profile

Associate Professor of Clinical Family and Community Medicine
Medical Director of Supportive and Palliative Care, MU Health Care


One Hospital Drive
M226 Medical Sciences Building, DC032.00
Columbia, MO 65212
United States

P. 573-882-3183



Delivering problem-solving therapy to family caregivers of people with cancer: A feasibility study in outpatient palliative care.
Psychooncology. 2018;27(10):2494-2499.
Washington KT, Demiris G, Parker OD, Albright DL, Craig KW, Tatum P.

Differential effects of patient symptom subtypes on informal hospice caregiver depression.
Palliative & Supportive Care. 2018;16(2):127-136.
Wilkes CM, Washington KT, Palmer WM, Parker Oliver DR, Demiris G, Craig KW.

Shared decision making in home hospice nursing visits: A qualitative study.
J Pain Symptom Manage. 2018;55(3):922-929.
Parker Oliver D, Washington K, Demiris G, Wallace A, Propst MR, Uraizee AM, Craig K, Clayton MF, Reblin M, Ellington L.


Palliative care case.
POGOe – Portal of Geriatrics Online. 2015.
Urban K, Crecelius C, Craig KW, Parker Oliver DR, Popejoy L, Tatum PE, III.

The Stress of Sadness: The Most Stressful Symptoms for Hospice Family Caregivers.
American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Medicine. 2015;32(7):745-749.
Ratkowski KL, Washington KT, Craig KW, Albright DL.