Practical Aspects of Palliative Care (PAPC)

Course directors

Attending Physician, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital

Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School 

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

Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Course planners

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

Social Work Director, Division of Palliative Care and Geriatric Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital

Faculty

Catherine G. Arnold, MSW, LICSW

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

SAGE (Speaking About Goals and Expectations) Program, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Desiree Azizoddin, PsyD

Research Scientist, Emergency Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital & Dana Farber Cancer Institute 

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

Associate Director, Serious Illness Care Program, Ariadne Labs

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT), Division of Pediatric Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) and Boston Children's Hospital (BCH)

Director, PACT Nurse Practitioner Fellowship Program, DFCI and BCH

Isaac Chua, MD

Dana Farber Cancer Institute 

Herrick (Cricket) Fisher, MD

Brigham and Women's Hospital

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

Instructor in Medicine, 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

Reverend John Kearns, MDiv

Chaplain, Brigham and Women's Hospital

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

Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Amanda Moment, MSW, LICSW

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

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

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

Pain Management Physician and Anesthesiologist, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Instructor in Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School

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 

Division of Palliative Care and Geriatric Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of 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

Reverend Gloria White-Hammond, MD, MDiv

Co-pastor, Bethel AME Church 

 

Plenary faculty

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

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