Psychological Medicine for Palliative Care


30th September 2015 at Sobell House Hospice, Oxford.

Single Fathers Due to Cancer
Don Rosenstein

Don is Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he is Director of the UNC Comprehensive Cancer Support Program. He is also Director of the Division of Hospital Psychiatry and the Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship Training Director in the Department of Psychiatry.

The Single Fathers Due to Cancer program ( is dedicated to the thousands of fathers who each year lose their spouses to cancer and must adjust to being sole parents. The program includes an ongoing local support group, a developing research agenda, and educational efforts to oncologists and other care providers.

Sponsored by the Oxford Mental-Physical Comorbidity Academic Health Science Network