Media Credits

 

Organ Donation after Circulatory Death

Created by IPEP in partnership with the New England Organ Bank as an educational tool to support the growing practice of Organ Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD). In Partnership with Children’s Hospital Boston Simulator Program and the New England Organ Bank.

Film Concept
Elaine C. Meyer, PhD, RN
Robert D. Truog, MD

Clinician Cast
Denise E. Batchelder, RN, BSN, CPTC
Cindy Clark, MSW, CCLS
Pamela D. Gorgone, MS, RN, CNOR
Annette Imprescia, RN, CCRN
Maggie Kirber, MSW, LICSW
Monica E. Kleinman, MD
Rev. Robert E. Nee, BCC, LICSW, CT
Kevin J. O'Connor, MS
Rita Tulchinskaya, RN, CNOR
Traci Wolbrink, MD

Film Consultation and Support
Jeanne P. Ahern, BSN, MHA, RN, CCRN
Catherine K. Allan, MD
Mary M. Baron, BSN, RN, CCRN, CPA
Sharon Bartley, RN, MS
Jackie L. Berlandi, MS, RN, CNOR, NE-BC
David M. Browning, MSW, BCD
Charlotte H. Harrison, JD, MPH, MTS
Peter C. Laussen, MBBS
Robert C. Pascucci, MD
Allyson M. McCrary, BA


Simulation Consultation
Gavin Hayes, BS
Peter Weinstock, MD, PhD


Production Credits

Production Crew
Camera – Boyd Estus
Editor – Ethan Goldhammer
Editor – Michael Kligerman
Audio – Frank Coakley
Grip – Ari Manin
Teleprompter – Phil Burns
Production Assistant – Andrew Kahn

Professional Actors
Grandmother – Brigid O’Connor
Mother – Allison Linker
Father – Shelley Bolman

Produced and Directed by Peter Frumkin & Eric Stange
Spy Pond Productions

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Difficult Conversations in Pediatric Palliative Care

This film was developed by The Initiative for Pediatric Palliative Care (IPPC) at Education Development Center, Inc. Newton, Massachusetts and The Program to Enhance Relational and Communication Skills (PERCS) at Children’s Hospital Boston.


Concept by
David Browning, MSW,BCD
Elaine C. Meyer, PhD, RN

Video Project Leader
David Browning, MSW, BCD

The Initiative for
Pediatric Palliative Care (IPPC)


Principal Investigator
Mildred Z. Solomon, EdD

Co-Investigators
Deborah Dokken, MPA
Alan Fleischman, MD
Karen S. Heller, PhD
Marcia Levetown, MD
Cynda Rushton, DNSc, RN
Deborah Sellers, PhD
Robert Truog, MD

EDC Staff
David Browning, MSW, BCD
Laura Riegelhaupt, EdM
Deborah Sellers, PhD
Stacy Piszcz-Shaw

PERCS at Children’s Hospital Boston Staff

Principal Investigator
Robert Truog, MD


Program Director
Elaine C. Meyer, PhD, RN

PERCS Advisory Committee
David Browning, MSW, BCD
Jeffrey P. Burns, MD, MPH
Margaret Comeau, Parent Advisor
Gerald P. Koocher, PhD
Elaine C. Meyer, PhD, RN
Robert Pascucci, MD
Mildred Z. Solomon, EdD
Robert Truog, MD

Actors
Bill Mootos
Lisa Tucker
Aidin Carey
Michael Keamy
Shirley Nemetz-Ress
Brigid O’Connor

Practitioners
Marisa Brett-Fleegler, MD
John J. Flaherty, RN, BS
Kathryn E. Furlong, MSW
Robert J. Graham, MD
Catherine L. Ham, RN
Aimee C. Lyons, RN, MSN, CPNP, CCRN
Kshitij P. Mistry, MD
Sally H. Vitali, MD

Faculty Facilitators
David Browning, MSW, BCD
Margaret Comeau, Parent Advisor
Gerald P. Koocher, PhD
Elaine C. Meyer, PhD, RN
Robert Pascucci, MD
Robert Truog, MD

Many Thanks to Our Funders
The Argosy Foundation
The Nathan Cummings Foundation
Project on Death in America
An anonymous family donation

The Initiative for
Pediatric Palliative Care (IPPC)
has been developed
and is being implemented by
The Center for Applied Ethics
and Professional Practice
at
Education Development Center, Inc.

In collaboration with

The National Association
of Children’s Hospital
and Related Institutions (NACHRI)
The Society of Pediatric Nurses (SPN)
The New York Academy
of Medicine (NYAM)
Association of Medical School
Pediatric Department Chairs (AMSPDC)

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