Feasible & affordable palliative care with Ira Byock

2023 ⸱ 

Ira Byock, MD, FAAHPM


Palliative medicine physician, Dr. Ira Byock, shares how when managed with care, the process of dying allows for growth, and how exceptional palliative care is possible.

About the speaker(s)

Ira Byock, MD, FAAHPM, is a pioneer in palliative care who has made important contributions as a clinician, author and educator. His research has contributed to conceptual frameworks for the lived experience of illness along a continuum from suffering to wellbeing, measures for subjective quality of life during illness, and counseling methods to support life completion. He is the author of Dying Well, The Four Things That Matter Most, and The Best Care Possible and has been a guest on CBS’ 60 Minutes, PBS News Hour, Fox and Friends, NPR’s All Things Considered, Talk of the Nation, and On Being.

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