Hospital Practitioner

Subject: Palliative medicine, Oncology, Hematology


François Chaumier is a hospital practitioner and lecturer in palliative medicine at Tours University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine. Trained as an onco-hematologist, he obtained a Diploma of Advanced Studies in Palliative Medicine in 2015 and is currently in charge of the Equipe Mobile de Soins Palliatifs 37 (Mobile Palliative Care Team 37). After completing a Master 2 Research in Palliative Medicine at the University Paris-Descartes in 2016, he obtained a Doctorate in Oncology from the Ecole Doctorale Biologie Santé at Nantes University in 2022. His research activities focus on research methodologies and judgment criteria adapted to palliative patients, as well as professional practices and collaboration between palliative care specialists and healthcare professionals.

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Palliative Medicine
Patient-Centered Outcomes
Cooperation and professional pratices


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Laureate of the Medicine Faculty, University of Tours


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Cross-cultural Adaptation and Psychometric Validation of the French Version of the FAMCARE-Patient Questionnaire (FFP-16) for Outpatients with  Advanced-stage  Cancer

Chaumier F, Flament T, Lecomte T, Stacoffe M, Pichon E, Narciso B, Caulet M, Barbe C, Jaillais A, Carmier D, By M-A, Bourdon M, Hardouin J.-B.

Journal of Pain and Symptom Management
2020 Jul;60(1):94-100.e1
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Management of COVID-19 in a French Nursing Home: Experiences from a Multidisciplinary Mobile Team

Poupin P, N'Diaye D, Chaumier F, Lemaignen A, Bernard L, Fougère B.

Journal of Frailty & Aging
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Quality of Palliative Care  in  Identified  Palliative  Care  Beds

Viel E, Vanoli A, Truong D, Harami D, Filbet M, Chaumier F, Tricou C.

International Journal of Palliative Nursing
2020 Feb 2;26(2):64-69
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Palliative Care in Cystic Fibrosis

Blin T, Flament T, Mankikian J, Vibet S, Chaumier F.

BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care
2020 Sep;10(3):341-342
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Retrospective review of end-of-life care in the last month of life in older patients with multiple myeloma: what collaboration between  haematologists  and  palliative  care  teams?

Chalopin T, Vallet N, Benboubker L, Ochmann M, Gyan E, Chaumier F.

BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care
2020 Sep 4:bmjspcare-2020-002293
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Médecine Palliative - Second et Troisième Cycles des Etudes Médicales, UFR Médecine, Université de Tours
Séminaire Éthique - FST nationale de Soins Palliatifs
Parcours Éthique - DIU de Soins Palliatifs, UFR Médecine, Université de Tours
Méthodologies - Master 2 Recherche en Médecine Palliative, Université Paris Est Créteil - Val de Marne

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