AAHPM Visionary: Frank D. Ferris, MD FAACE FAAHPM

Frank D. Ferris, MD FAACE FAAHPM Executive Director, Palliative Medicine, Research and Education, OhioHealth, OH  Who has most influenced your work and what impact has he or she had? Mary Vachon, RN, PhD from Toronto is the person how most influenced my early career. She continues to be a model advocate for patient-centered care and … Read moreAAHPM Visionary: Frank D. Ferris, MD FAACE FAAHPM

AAHPM Visionary: Constance Dahlin, MSN ANP-BC ACHPN FPCN FAAN

Who has most influenced your work and what impact has he or she had? I feel incredibly blessed to have been accompanied by wonderful people at various points throughout my career to guide me from novice to expert palliative clinician, educator, and leader. As a novice, my first nurse manager, Monica Hynes, encouraged me to … Read moreAAHPM Visionary: Constance Dahlin, MSN ANP-BC ACHPN FPCN FAAN

AAHPM Visionary: J. Randall Curtis, MD MPH

Randall Curtis, MD MPH Professor of Medicine, American Lung Association Endowed Chair in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Director, Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, WA Who has most influenced your work and what impact has he or she had? There have been many people in palliative care who … Read moreAAHPM Visionary: J. Randall Curtis, MD MPH

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Visionaries: How They Inspire Others

Physicians, nurses, and researchers were voted the top 30 Visionaries in Hospice and Palliative Medicine, as the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) celebrates its 30th anniversary. To commemorate its anniversary, the Academy asked members to nominate individuals they considered to be the most influential leaders in hospice and palliative medicine, and then … Read moreHospice and Palliative Medicine Visionaries: How They Inspire Others

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Visionary Eduardo Bruera Shares His Insights on the Field

In celebration of 25 years serving the profession, the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) asked its 5,000 members to nominate who they think are the leaders – or Visionaries – in the field. They then asked members to vote for the top 10 among the 111 nominated. “This program recognizes key individuals … Read moreHospice and Palliative Medicine Visionary Eduardo Bruera Shares His Insights on the Field

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Visionary Betty Ferrell Shares Her Insights on the Field

In celebration of 25 years serving the profession, the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) asked its 5,000 members to nominate who they think are the leaders – or Visionaries – in the field. They then asked members to vote for the top 10 among the 111 nominated. “This program recognizes key individuals … Read moreHospice and Palliative Medicine Visionary Betty Ferrell Shares Her Insights on the Field

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Visionary Patrick Coyne Shares His Insights on the Field

In celebration of 25 years serving the profession, the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) asked its 5,000 members to nominate who they think are the leaders – or Visionaries – in the field. They then asked members to vote for the top 10 among the 111 nominated. “This program recognizes key individuals … Read moreHospice and Palliative Medicine Visionary Patrick Coyne Shares His Insights on the Field

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Visionary Atul Gawande Shares His Insights on the Field

In celebration of 25 years serving the profession, the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) asked its 5,000 members to nominate who they think are the leaders – or Visionaries – in the field. They then asked members to vote for the top 10 among the 111 nominated. “This program recognizes key individuals … Read moreHospice and Palliative Medicine Visionary Atul Gawande Shares His Insights on the Field

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Visionary Sister Mary Giovanni Shares Her Insights on the Field

In celebration of 25 years serving the profession, the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) asked its 5,000 members to nominate who they think are the leaders – or Visionaries – in the field. They then asked members to vote for the top 10 among the 111 nominated. “This program recognizes key individuals … Read moreHospice and Palliative Medicine Visionary Sister Mary Giovanni Shares Her Insights on the Field