How to minimize pain for children in palliative care | Stefan J. Friedrichsdorf

2023 ⸱ 

Stefan J. Friedrichsdorf


Stefan J. Friedrichsdorf, a palliative care doctor, blends modern practices & timeless treatments to reduce pain in children from procedures, illness, & chronic conditions.

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Stefan J. Friedrichsdorf, MD, FAAP is the Medical Director at the Stad Center for Pediatric Pain, Palliative & Integrative Medicine. A pediatric pain and palliative medicine specialist who treats children experiencing acute and chronic pain, he also provides holistic care for pediatric patients with life-limiting diseases. Friedrichsdorf is principal investigator of the “Education in Palliative and End-of-Life Care (EPEC) – Pediatrics,” which so far has trained 990 clinicians worldwide from all six continents. He founded and directs the annual Pediatric Pain Master Class, a unique weeklong intensive course for interdisciplinary health professionals, so far training more than 600 clinicians from 40 countries.

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