Susan D. Block, M.D.
Chair, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Nathan Cherny, M.D.
Department of Oncology, Cancer Pain, and Palliative Medicine
Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem
Harvey M. Chochinov, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry, Community Health Sciences, and Family Medicine
Division of Palliative Care
University of Manitoba
George Fitchett, D.Min., Ph.D.
Professor and Director of Research
Department of Religion, Health and Human Values
Rush University Medical Center
Kathleen M. Foley, M.D.
Attending Neurologist, Pain & Palliative Care
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience
Weill Cornell Medical College
Linda P. Fried, M.D., M.P.H.
DeLamar Professor of Public Health and Dean
Mailman School of Public Health
Senior Vice President, Columbia University Medical Center
Michael B. Friedman, L.M.S.W.
Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Social Work
Roshi Joan Halifax, Ph.D.
Founder and Abbot
Upaya Zen Center
Sherman A. James, Ph.D.
Susan B. King Distinguished Professor of Public Policy Studies
Duke University Sanford School of Public Policy
Kavita Patel, M.D., M.P.H.
Managing Director for Clinical Transformation and Delivery
Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, Brookings Institution
Fellow, Economic Studies
James A. Tulsky, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Nursing
Director, Center for Palliative Care
Diana J. Wilkie, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.
Professor and Harriet H. Werley Endowed Chair for Nursing Research
University of Illinois-Chicago
John Templeton Foundation
Nicholas James St. John Gibson, Ph.D.
Human Sciences Program Officer
Linda Emanuel, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Director of the Buehler Center on Aging, Health and Society
Professor of Health Industry Management at the Kellogg School
Professor of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
The Rev. George F. Handzo, M.Div., BCC
Senior Consultant, HealthCare Chaplaincy
The Rev. Walter J. Smith, S.J., Ph.D.
President and CEO, HealthCare Chaplaincy