Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Education in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

Faculty & Staff

Faculty Leadership

Joshua Hauser, MD

Joshua Hauser, MD

EPEC Director; Assistant Professor
j-hauser( at )northwestern.edu
312-503-3478
Gordon Wood, MD, FAAHPM

Gordon Wood, MD, FAAHPM

EPEC Associate Director
gwood( at )carecenter.org

Master Facilitators

Michael Preodor, MD

Michael Preodor, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC and PDW
Director of Palliative Care
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Park Ridge, IL
Former Director, EPEC
Arthur R. Derse, MD, JD, FACEP

Arthur R. Derse, MD, JD, FACEP

Master Facilitator, EPEC and EPEC-EM
Director, Center of Bioethics and Humanities Institute for Health and Society Julia and David Uihlein Professor Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI
Tammie Quest, MD

Tammie Quest, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC-EM
Director, Emory Palliative Care Center
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA
Incoming President of AAHPM
Paul DeSandre, DO

Paul DeSandre, DO

Master Faciliator, EPEC-EM
Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine
Fellowship Director, Palliative Care
Emory University
Atlanta, GA
Daniel Maison, MD

Daniel Maison, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC
Michael Gisondi, MD

Michael Gisondi, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC-EM
Associate Professor
Emergency Medicine
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
James Cleary, MD

James Cleary, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC
Faculty
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, WI
Hunter Groninger, MD

Hunter Groninger, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC
Staff Clinician
Pain and Palliative Care Service Clinical Center
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland
Kirsten Engel, MD

Kirsten Engel, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC-EM
Assistant Professor
Emergency Medicine
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
Karen Jubyanik, MD

Karen Jubyanik, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC-EM
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director, Emergency Medicine Clerkship
Yale School of Medicine - Yale University
New Haven, CTÂ
Jason Morrow, MD, PhD

Jason Morrow, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Division of Geriatrics & Gerontology,Director of UHS palliative consultation service
Howard and Betty Halff Professor of Ethics & Medical Humanities
Department of Medicine
UTHSCSA
San Antonio, Texas
J. Cameron Muir, MD, FAAHPM

J. Cameron Muir, MD, FAAHPM

EVP, Quality and Access and Chief Medical Officer
Capital Caring
Martha Twaddle, MD, FACP, FAAHPM, HMDC

Martha Twaddle, MD, FACP, FAAHPM, HMDC

Master Facilitator, EPEC
Chief Medical Officer, Aspire Health Medical Partners of Illinois
Senior Vice President, Medical Excellence & Innovation
JourneyCare
Chicago, IL
Garrett Chan, PhD, RN

Garrett Chan, PhD, RN

Master Facilitator, EPEC-EM
Clinical Associate Professor, Medicine- General Medical Disciplines
Clinical Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine
Stanford, CAÂ
Jean Abbott, MD, MH

Jean Abbott, MD, MH

Master Facilitator, EPEC-EM
Professor Emerita
University of Colorado
Aurora, CO

Lynn Yancy, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC-EM
Assistant Professor
University of Colorado Denver
School of Medicine
Aurora, CO
Julie Goldstein, MD

Julie Goldstein, MD

Advocate Health Care Ethics and Advance Care Planning Educator
Chief, Section of Clinical Ethics
Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Illinois College of MedicineÂ
Chicago, IL

Jeanne Marie Martinez FPCN, RN, MPH, CHPN®

Master Facilitator, EPEC
Quality Coordinator, Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Program  (HSCT)
Northwestern Medicine
Chicago, IL

Principals

Linda Emanuel, MD, PhD

Linda Emanuel, MD, PhD

Charles F. von Gunten, MD, PhD

Charles F. von Gunten, MD, PhD

Frank D. Ferris, MD

Frank D. Ferris, MD

Staff

Veronica Roman Saldaña

Veronica Roman Saldaña

Research Coordinator
v-roman( at )northwestern.edu
312-503-3732

Mary Crylen

Project Assistant
mary.crylen( at )northwestern.edu
312-503-1029