Lecture

2015 Anne C. Sonis Memorial Lecture



Date
September 29, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Diane E. Meier, MD, FACP
Director, Center to Advance Palliative Care; Co-Director, Patty and Jay Baker Palliative Care National Center; Catherine Gaisman Professor of Medical Ethics; Vice chair for Public Policy and Professor; Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine; Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; New York, NY
Location
Lecture Room 6, Scaife Hall
Category
Center for Research on Health Care of the Division of General Internal Medicine and the Department of Health Policy and Management of the Graduate School of Public Health
Contact
JoAnn Reed
Senior Administrative Coordinator


412-692-4853
reedja3@upmc.edu
Description
The Sonis Lectureship, cosponsored by the Center for Research on Health Care of the Division of General Internal Medicine and the Department of Health Policy and Management of the Graduate School of Public Health, honors Anne C. Sonis as a loving wife, mother, and grandmother and lauds her personal interest in and professional commitment to the ideal of ensuring every citizen the right to compassionate, high-quality health care. The title of Dr. Meier's lecture is “Palliative Care Futurist: Matching Care to Our Patient’s Needs”.  For more information please visit our website at http://www.crhc.pitt.edu/about.html