Welcome and Introduction

Last Modified: November 1, 2001

Video segments from "Focus on the Final Months - The Challenge of End-of-Life Care," sponsored by the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania Health System, which took place Friday, October 16, 1998.

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Welcome and Introduction (11 minutes)
(Please note that due to technical difficulties the first 7 minutes, 34 seconds of this video do not have audio.)

John H. Glick, MD
 Professor, Medicine (Hem/Onc)
 Director, Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania

Janet L. Abraham, MD  Associate Professor, Medicine (Hem/Onc)
 Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania

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Keynote: Opportunities for Growth at the End of Life (27 minutes, 7 seconds)

Martha L. Twaddle, MD
 Medical Director
 Hospice of the North Shore

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