Lectures and Presentations
Palliative care in Oncology: the who, what, when, where, and why
Oncology Grand Rounds , Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center , Baltimore (01/14/2011)
Living better electrically for pain relief; Making room in the cancer budget for new drugs by altering the cancer cost curve.
Reducing the cost of cancer care without rationing.
Washington DC (01/02/2011)
Reusch Center at Georgetown University
Integrating Palliative Care and Oncology: the evidence base
New York City. (01/07/2012)
Changing our practice to incorporate clinical pathways and more advance care planning. Providence Health System
Bending the cost curve with better care. Fred Hutchinson Comprehensive Cancer Center
Bending the Cost Curve of American Medicine
Plenary session , AAHPM , California (01/07/2012)
Designing the best concurrent clinical trial.
When is chemotherapy indicated in the last weeks of life, and when not?
Treatment of post herpetic neuropathy.
Affordability of Cancer Care- A Global Perspective
Chair: Costs of Cancer Care: Affordability Access and Policy , ASCO Annual Meeting Education Session (01/24/2012)
How to talk with people about serious illness
NCCS Rays of Hope event - Cancer Care in America , Washington DC (01/27/2012)
The economics of lung cancer treatment
University of Arkansas Health Science Center , Little Rock (01/05/2012)
Improving the quality of cancer care
Keynote Speaker , National Cancer Business Summit , Dallas (01/18/2012)
Death gets a makeover
New York (01/25/2012)
The evidence that palliative care improves lives while saving money
Plenary Session. (01/26/2012)
Chicago Supportive Oncology Conference
Integrating palliative care into our practices today.
Maryland Eastern Shore Oncology Association.
“Getting oncologists and palliative care to work together” and “How to do palliative care in the oncologist office”
West Virginia University Eastern Branch and Hospice of the Panhandle
NCCS Cancer Survivors Seminar
Washington DC (01/28/2012)
Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Grand Rounds (01/30/2012)
Palliative care and oncolog
Maryland Cancer Collaborative Keynote Speaker , Annapolis (01/05/2012)
Cancer Care Delivery Reforms: A Variety of Approaches
National Coalition of Cancer Survivors Cancer Policy Roundtable , Washington DC (01/07/2013)
New Horizons in Palliative Care: Making the Case for Palliative Care Involvement in Cancer Survivors (SA503).
AAHPM National Meeting (01/16/2013)
Chemotherapy Toxicity or Disease Progression? How Can We Help Patients Understand What’s Happening to Them? (TH331)Cancer SIG.
Educational Forum: Advocacy (TH321) “Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question in HPM”: Communicating AAHPM’s Choosing Wisely Recommendations to Patients and the Public.”
Scrambler Therapy – It works but how and why? Ether Dome MGH
Pain and Palliative Care Grand Rounds , Boston (01/20/2013)
Massachusetts General Hospital
Creating hybridomas of oncology and palliative care.
2013 Annual Harvey and Andrea Rosenthal Lecture in Palliative Care. MGH-DFCI (01/21/2013)
What must change for ONC and PC to fully integrate – national policy and finance trends.
Brigham and Womens-DFCI Palliative Care Grand Rounds (01/22/2013)
Getting ONC and PC to work together
GBMC Oncology Grand Rounds (01/25/2013)
Carroll County Hospital Grand Rounds. “Increasing use of palliative care in usual medical care.”
Convincing oncologists to use palliative and hospice care.
California HealthCare Foundation webinar.
Oncologists and hospice – bridging the gaps
OptumHealth national webinar
Living well with advanced cancer
Johns Hopkins Survivorship program national webinar.
Bending the cost curve in cancer care: dreams versus reality
Kings College Hospital , London (01/28/2013)
Dame Cicely Saunders Institute
Palliative care and decision making when cure is no longer possible
National webinar , Philadelphia (01/10/2013)
Improving care across the continuum: the IOM report
Washington DC (01/24/2013)
NCCS Cancer Policy Roundtable
Session on Choosing Wisely as a November Webinar;
Train-the-Trainer Session at 2014 Assembly (01/07/2013)
Reprising AAHPM Annual Assembly
Improving the quality of cancer care by integrating palliative care…really
University of Maryland Greenbaum Cancer Center Grand Rounds
Improving quality of life throughout the oncology treatment spectrum
Symposium on survivorship and dying , Moscow (01/13/2013)
Russian Oncology Association
Transitioning to palliative treatment at end of life
NCCN National webinar.
Ways for oncologists to reduce the cost of care today
Summit on Optimizing High Value Cancer Care: Addressing the Cost of Drugs and Novel Technologies. , Alexandria (01/27/2014)
Persuading physicians to engage palliative and hospice care earlier -- the anti-death panel approach.
NHPCO national webinar
The Institute of Medicine report on Medicare Cancer Care
Annual meeting plenary , Tampe (01/14/2014)
American Psychosocial Oncology Society
Palliative care of the breast cancer patient
7th Annual Johns Hopkins Breast cancer Program. (01/08/2014)
Pain management in the cancer patient
25th Annual Johns Hopkins Nuclear Molecular Imaging Conference , Baltimore (01/08/2014)
Choosing Wisely - “Choosing words wisely – integrating costs into discussion”
AAHPM annual meeting: “Institute of Medicine Report on Medicare in Crisis”
It’s not just about code status anymore. The modern view of palliative care.
Las Vegas (01/25/2014)
Hospitalist Medicine Annual Conference
Integrating palliative care into the Oncology office.
St Barnabas Medical Center
Palliative care to improve health system performance.
Atlantic General Health Systems , Summit (01/29/2014)
Overlook Medical Center
Improving Oncology Practice
Plenary Lecture , Toronto (01/12/2014)
2014 Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC) Conference
Effectiveness and cost effectiveness of palliative care
Plenary Session , Sapporo (01/12/2014)
Japanese Palliative Care Conference
The Coalition Against Pediatric Pain Medical Think Tank on EDS and Co-Morbid Conditions
Clinical experience with Scrambler Therapy: mechanisms and clinical results.
Plenary Session (01/28/2014)
Korean Pain Society
Making palliative care work in the real world
All-Caribean Palliative Care conference , Cayman Islands
Integration of Palliative Care and Communication Strategies for Patients on Phase 1 Clinical Trials
Medical Grand Rounds , Duarte (01/07/2014)
City of Hope National Medical Center
Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium
Talking with patients and families about money. (01/12/2014)
American College of Osteopathic Internists national meeting
It’s not just code status: update on palliative care. , Baltimore (01/09/2014)