Palliative Care

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Emily Martin, MD, as the Director of the UCLA Palliative Care Program starting on July 1, 2024, overseeing the[...]

By sjmartinez • June 17, 2024

Bower JE, Ganz PA, Irwin MR, Crespi CM, Petersen L, Asher A, Hurvitz SA, Cole SW. Type I interferons, inflammation, and fatigue in a longitudinal[...]

By sjmartinez • February 8, 2024

Bui CM, Sovich S, Spiker MA. Management of Symptomatic Refractory Hypoglycemia at the End of Life in a Nondiabetic Patient With Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma. J[...]

By sjmartinez • November 28, 2023

I trust that most of you had a meaningful Thanksgiving break and were able to spend quality time with family and loved ones. I hope[...]

By sjmartinez • November 27, 2023

In last week’s reflection, I shared with you the overall vision, goals, and mission pillars of our department’s strategic plan. The plan is ambitious and will[...]

By sjmartinez • November 6, 2023

Hill J, Johnstone C, Martin E, Tseng YD, Chang E, Bruggeman A, Alcorn S, Simone CB 2nd. Society for Palliative Radiation Oncology: Report from the[...]

By sjmartinez • January 14, 2023

Our faculty are world leaders in many areas and over the next few weeks I will highlight examples of this across many of our missions.[...]

By sjmartinez • January 9, 2023

Welcome to 2023 and Happy New Year! I hope that you were able to use the year-end season to rest, reflect, recharge and prepare for[...]

By sjmartinez • January 3, 2023

Shih T, Zell M, Karlin D, De DR, Smogorzewski J, Shi VY, Hsiao JL. Integrating primary palliative care into hidradenitis suppurativa management. Int J Womens[...]

By sjmartinez • December 27, 2022

I hope that all of you were able to spend quality time with your loved ones over the holidays and I want to sincerely thank[...]

By sjmartinez • December 27, 2022