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
j-hauser( at )northwestern.edu
Associate Professor of Medicine & Medical Education;
Fellowship Director, Palliative Care Section, Feinberg School of Medicine;
Section Cheif of Palliative Care, Jesse Brown (Chicago) VA Medical Center
Gordon Wood, MD, FAAHPM

Gordon Wood, MD, FAAHPM

EPEC Associate Director
gwood1( at )nm.org
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine)

Master Facilitators

Michael Preodor, MD

Michael Preodor, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC and PDW
Former Director, EPEC
Director of Palliative Care
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Park Ridge, IL
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
President Elect, AAHPM;
Director, Emory Palliative Care Center
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA
 
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 & Vice Chair
Dept. of Emergency Medicine
Stanford University Medical Center
Stanford, CA
James Cleary, MD

James Cleary, MD

Master Facilitator, EPEC
School of Medicine and Public Health
University of Wisconsin
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
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
Karen Jubyanik, MD

Karen Jubyanik, MD

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

Jason Morrow, MD, PhD

Master Facilitator, EPEC
Medical Director, Inpatient Palliative Care Consultation
Assistant Professor
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, TX
J. Cameron Muir, MD, FAAHPM

J. Cameron Muir, MD, FAAHPM

Master Facilitator, EPEC
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 VP, 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, CA
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 School of Medicine
University of Colorado Denver
Aurora, CO
Associate Director of Medical Operations, Concentra
Julie Goldstein, MD

Julie Goldstein, MD

Ethics and ACP Educator, Advocate Health Care;
Medical Director, Clinical Ethics Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center;
Chair, POLST Illinois Committee
Chicago, IL

Jeanne Marie Martinez FPCN, RN, MPH, CHPN®

Master Facilitator, EPEC
Quality Coordinator, HSCT Program
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