Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Utah School of Medicine

Primary Children's Hospital
100 North Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
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Dr. Dominic Moore is the Division Chief for Pediatric Palliative Care and an Associate Professor in the University of Utah School of Medicine. He serves as the Associate Program Director for the Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship. Dr. Moore is the Medical Director of Palliative Care for Intermountain Healthcare, where his mission is to ensure the highest quality palliative care is available to all people. He is a member of the Gold Humanism Honor Society and has focused his academic work on responsible prescribing, self-care for providers, and the role that spirituality plays in healthcare interactions. Dr. Moore enjoys spending time with his family, being outdoors, and writing/recording music.

No conflicts of interest (2/15/2024)

Selected Bibliography:

Delgado-Corcoran C, Bennett EE, Bodily SA, Wawrzynski SE, Green D, Moore D, Cook LJ, Olson LM.
Prevalence of specialised palliative care consultation for eligible children within a paediatric cardiac ICU.
Cardiol Young. 2021;31(9):1458-1464. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Gradick K, October T, Pascoe D, Fleming J, Moore D.
'I'm praying for a miracle': characteristics of spiritual statements in paediatric intensive care unit care conferences.
BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2020. PubMed abstract

Delgado-Corcoran C, Wawrzynski SE, Bennett EE, Green D, Bodily S, Moore D, Cook LJ, Olson LM.
Palliative Care in Children With Heart Disease Treated in an ICU.
Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2020;21(5):423-429. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Spraker-Perlman HL, Tam RP, Bardsley T, Wilkes J, Farley L, Moore D, Sheetz J, Baker JN.
The Impact of Pediatric Palliative Care Involvement in the Care of Critically Ill Patients without Complex Chronic Conditions.
J Palliat Med. 2019;22(5):553-556. PubMed abstract

Moore D.
We Are All "With the Band": Palliative Care Specialists, Generalists, and the Good We Do Together.
Hosp Pediatr. 2019;9(3):220-222. PubMed abstract