Date & Time
23 July 2024 9:30 AM
SGH Auditorium

Join us for an enlightening and compassionate event focused on the holistic approach to palliative care. Titled “Journey of Care: Empowering Minds, Spirits, and Caregivers in Palliative Care,” this talk will be held on 23 July 2024, 9:30am – 11:30am at Sarawak General Hospital’s Auditorium. Registration starts at 9.00am

Our distinguished speakers include Dr. Frank D. Ferris, Dr. Shannon Y. Moore, and Dr. Sharon Choo Yoke Ling, each bringing extensive expertise and insights into various aspects of palliative care.

Event Highlights:

  • Foundations of Palliative Care: Dr. Sharon Choo Yoke Ling will provide an overview of the core principles and practices of palliative care.
  • Panel Discussion: Holistic Support: Emotional, Psychological, Spiritual, and Caregiver Resources :Dr. Frank D. Ferris, Dr. Shannon Y. Moore, and Dr. Sharon Choo Yoke Ling


  • Dr. Sharon Choo Yoke Ling: Head of the Palliative Care Unit at Sarawak General Hospital, specializing in foundational palliative care practices.
  • Dr. Shannon Y. Moore: Retired Palliative Care Consultant from Long Beach Memorial Medical Center with extensive experience in caregiver support.
  • Dr. Frank D. Ferris: Associate Director of Palliative Medicine, Research & Education at OhioHealth and member of the ASCO International Program’s International Affairs Committee.


The program will also include a Q&A session, fostering an interactive and comprehensive learning experience. This event aims to deepen understanding and promote compassionate care, benefiting healthcare professionals, caregivers, and community members alike.

Register now to be part of this impactful conversation and enhance your knowledge in palliative care.

*Registration is necessary as refreshments will be provided

Palliative Care Talk 23/7./2024