Presentation: Interdisciplinary Research Team

Jay Shen (Health Care Administration), Catherine Dingley (Nursing), Ji Yoo (Medicine) and Sfurti Maheshwari and Kalyn Frost (both Public Health), and Soo Kim (Journalism and Media Studies), along with community partners Duy Nguyen, Octavio Posada, and Weiss Solano from the Asian Community Development Council, recently presented at the 6th Public Health Palliative Care International conference. The title of the presentation was "What Is Palliative Care and Do I Need It? Preliminary Findings from a Survey in an Asian Community in the USA." The project is supported by the Eugene Washington Community Engagement Award from the Patient Centered Research Institute. Maheshwari is a doctoral student, while Frost is an undergraduate.

 

 

 

 

  

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