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AMSA-VITAS End of Life Education Fellowship Program
Introduces students to end-of-life care issues and develop curricula for their medical schools. With program sites in Ft. Lauderdale, the program combines an orientation to end of life care with weekly seminars and field placements at local hospices, nursing homes and inpatient hospice units.
End-of-Life Fellows Campus Projects, PowerPoint Lunch Lectures & Presentations
Death and Dying: Recapturing the Soul of Medicine
Author and president of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Note, AMSA has been permitted to offer these articles but Dr. Byock retains all copyrights of his material. Please cite these references if you use this material.
Addresses many important issues in dealing with terminally ill patients, with topics ranging from delivering a terminal diagnosis to addressing spiritual perspectives on end-of-life.
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AMSA Academy, established by and for students, is a training ground for physician leaders, empowering medical students to effect change in medicine.
45610 Woodland Road - Suite 300, Sterling, Virginia 20166
Phone: (703) 620-6600 / Fax: (703) 620-6445