Category: IPEP Team

A Bittersweet Farewell to IPEP’s Interns

As another semester passes, we bid a bittersweet farewell to our amazing interns, many of whom are graduating from their respective programs at Simmons College and Northeastern University, or continuing their education in fields related to public health and research.

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PERCS Rounds: A Clinical Ethicist’s Reflections from the “One-Room Schoolhouse”

by Kerri Kennedy How does one learn the art of navigating difficult clinical encounters with compassion and skill?  Thankfully, IPEP has developed an innovative approach to teaching this art, sometimes referred to as the “one-room schoolhouse” which creates a space for

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An IPEP Actor’s Experience

By: Jessica Webb Jessica Webb, IPEP actor, was moved to write based on her participation at the South Shore Hospital PERCS launch. I have had the honor of working as an actor with PERCS for 6 years. In that time, I have

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Elizabeth A. Rider, MSW, MD, Honored by European Society for Person Centered Healthcare

Congratulations to Boston Children’s own Elizabeth Rider, MSW, MD, who was recently awarded the 2016 Platinum Medal for Excellence in Person Centered Healthcare by the European Society for Person Centered Healthcare (ESPCH). Rider was selected from a pool of 397

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Five Questions with Robert Truog, MD

IPEP’s Executive Director, Robert Truog, MD, was recently interviewed by the Betsy Lehman Center about the challenges of apology and resolution after medical error and adverse events. In answer to five questions posed by the Center, Dr. Truog highlighted important issues

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Send-Off to Pia Kuhlmann

IPEP staff bid a bittersweet farewell to Pia Kuhlmann, our medical fellow from Germany, who spent 6 months with us supporting the research needs of the Aligning Expectations project. While none of us will be inducted into the hall of

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