Palliative Care Education and Practice (PCEP)

Faculty

Course directors

Chief, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatric Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Co-Director, Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Chair, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Chief, Division of Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Co-Director, Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Senior Physician, Pediatric Palliative Care and Pediatric Hematology Oncolgy, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI)

Attending Physician, Boston Children's Hospital (BCH)

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Chief, Division of Pediatric Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Director, Pediatric Palliative Care, Boston Children's Hospital

Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Core faculty

Former Chief, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Director, Ambulatory Palliative Care Services, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC)

Medical Oncologist, Gynecologic Cancers, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, BIDMC

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Former Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP), Pediatric Advanced Care Team, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Children's Hospital Boston

Attending Physician, Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

Associate Director, Palliative Care Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)

Director, Cancer Pain Clinic, MGH

Attending, Palliative Care and Anesthesia Pain Medicine, MGH

Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Director of Bereavement Services, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center

Chief, Division of Pediatric Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Former Palliative Care Social Worker, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Nursing Director, Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) and Brigham and Women's Hospital

Director, Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing Fellowship, DFCI

Clinical Social Worker, Palliative Care Division, Massachusetts General Hospital

Nurse Practitioner, Inpatient Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital

Director, Inpatient Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Brigham and Women's Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Center

Associate Director, Harvard Interprofessional Palliative Care Fellowship

Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Faculty

Emily Aaronson, MD

Emergency Department Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital 

Elizabeth Blume, MD

Medical Director, Heart Failure/Transplant Program, Boston Children's Hospital

Associate in Cardiology, Boston Children's Hospital

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School 

Attending Physician, Adult Palliative Care Clinic, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Director, Opioid Safety and Compliance, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Physician Leader, Dana-Farber Schwartz Center Rounds

Senior Physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Brian Delaney, PsyD

Senior Psychologist, Division of Pediatric Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children's Hospital

Director of Training, Psychology Fellowship Program in Pediatric Psychosocial Oncology

Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School 

Kathleen P. Doyle, MD

Attending Physician, Palliative Care Division, Massachusetts General Hospital

Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Susan Farrell, MD, EdM

Director, Continuing and Professional Development 

Faculty Director, Comprehensive Clinical Skills Examination, MGH Institute of Health Professions

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School 

Karen Fasciano, PsyD

Director, Young Adult Mental Health, Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Senior Psychologist, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Instructor in Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

John (Chris) Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH

Director, Department of Medical Ethics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Director, Pediatric Palliative Care Research, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Associate Division Chief, General Pediatrics

Professor of Pediatrics, Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania 

Stefan J. Friedrichsdorf, MD, FAAP

Medical Director, Palliative Care and Integrative Medicine, Department of Pain Medicine, Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota 

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School 

Julie Hauer, MD

Medical Director, Seven Hills Pediatric Center

Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children's Hospital

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School 

Michelle Jacobo, PhD

Director, Dialectical Behavior Therapy Program

Assistant Director, Psychology Internship Training, Massachusetts General Hospital

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School 

John Kearns, MDiv, BCC

Staff Chaplain, Brigham and Women's Hospital 

Attending Physician, Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Palliative Care Consultant, Population Health Management, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Associate Faculty, Ariadne Labs

Clinical Instructor, Harvard Medical School

Richard Leiter, MD, MA

Attending Physician, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School 

Fremonta Meyer, MD

Attending Psychiatrist, Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School 

Amanda Moment, MSW, LICSW

Palliative Care Social Worker, Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center

Janet E. Porter, PhD

Principal, Stroudwater Associates 

Nicholas Purol, MSW, LICSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Pediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT), Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children's Hospital 

Michael Rabow, MD

Director, Symptom Management Service, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Director, Symptom Management and Palliative Care Consultation Service, UCSF/Bakar Hospital

Helen Diller Family Chair in Palliative Care

Professor of Clinical Medicine and Urology, University of California, San Francisco 

Director of Nursing, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatric Medicine

Director, MGH Adult Nurse Practitioner Palliative Care Fellowship

Co-Director, Palliative Care Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital 

Eric Roeland, MD

Attending Physician 

Naomi Saks, MA, MDiv, BCC

Palliative Care Chaplain, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital 

Justin J. Sanders, MD, MSc

Attending Physician, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital

Assistant Director, Innovation, Ariadne Labs

Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Bridget C. Scullion, PharmD, BCOP

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Clinical Pharmacy Manager, Department of Pharmacy, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Amy Ship, MD

Associate Director of Medical Education, Atrius Health Care Academic Institute

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School