Palliative Care is a growing service and specialization in the medical community. We are dedicated to providing training to further the field and enable clinicians to provide optimal care for patients living with serious illness.
We provide training to Tufts MC oncology fellows, residents, medical students, social workers and more.
Palliative Care Grand Rounds series
July 20, 2017 “Reflections on staying well in the care of patients” by Charles J. Hatem, M.D.
August 17, 2017 “Difficult encounters in clinical care” by Guy Maytal, M.D.
September 21, 2017 “Humanism, Burnout, and Patient Care: Excerpts from a Work in Progress” by Julius Yang, M.D.,PH.D.
October 19, 2017 “Shifting from Rescue to Right: Palliative Care and Healthcare Reform” by Jennifer Clark, MD
November 30th, 2017 “Opioids in a Time of Crisis: Pain, Addiction, Suffering, National Emergencies….Where Are We Now?” by Douglas Brandoff, MD
January 18, 2018 “Emerging Role of Palliative Care for Patients with Advance Heart Failure” by Jatin Dave, MD
February 15, 2018 “Grief and Bereavement: Best Practices for Supporting Bereaved Families” Sue Morris, PsyD.