Lori A. Earnshaw, M.D., FAAHPM

Lori A. Earnshaw, M.D., FAAHPM

Lori Earnshaw, M.D.

Lori A. Earnshaw, M.D., FAAHPM

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program
  • Director, Palliative Medicine Clerkship
  • Medical Director, University of Louisville Hospital Palliative Care
  • Section Chief of  Palliative  Medicine
550 South Jackson Street, Ste. A3K00
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-7239 - Academic Office

Clinical Expertise
Internal Medicine; Palliative Medicine


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure


Education and Training

  • Medical School: Southern Illinois University
  • Residency: University of Louisville Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville



Recent Publications

      • Head BA, Schapmire T, Hermann C, Earnshaw L, Faul A, Jones C, Kayser K, Martin A, Shaw MA, Woggon F, Pfeifer M. The Interdisciplinary Curriculum for Oncology Palliative Care Education (iCOPE): meeting the challenge of interprofessional education. J Palliat Med. 2014 Oct;17(10):1107-14. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2014.0070. Epub 2014 Jun 27. PubMed PMID: 24972279; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4195248.
      • Furman CD, Earnshaw LA, Doukas DJ, Farrer LA, Friedland RP. A case of inappropriate apolipoprotein e testing in Alzheimer's disease due to lack of an informed consent discussion. Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen. 2014 Nov;29(7):590-5. doi: 10.1177/1533317514525829. Epub 2014 Mar 10. PubMed PMID: 24615498.
      • Head BA, Earnshaw LA, Greenberg RB, Morehead RC, Pfeifer MP, Shaw MA. "I will never forget": what we learned from medical student reflections on a palliative care experience. J Palliat Med. 2012 May;15(5):535-41. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2011.0391. Epub 2012 Mar 29. PubMed PMID: 22458806.
      • Head BA, Schapmire T, Earnshaw L, Faul A, Hermann C, Jones C, Martin A, Shaw MA, Woggon F, Ziegler C, Pfeiffer M. Evaluation of an Interdisciplinary Curriculum Teaching Team-Based Palliative Care Integration in Oncology. J Cancer Educ. 2015 Feb 25. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25708910.