Pictured: Joan Liaschenko, PhD, RN, HCEC-C, FAAN, Ian Wolfe, MA, PhD, RN, CCRN, Rebecca Tryon, MS, MA, LGC, Debra DeBruin, PhD. Not Pictured: Akira Céspedes Pérez, JD, MA, Tommi Eggers, RN, MA, Chris Collura, MD, MA, & Nicole Reynolds, DVM, MPH, MA.
Meritxell Mondejar Pont, a doctoral student at Vic University, will be joining the Center for Bioethics this summer and next summer to research Integrated Palliative Care. Meri, who studies in the Faculty of Health Sciences and Welfare at Universitat Central de Catalunya, will focus on evaluating the palliative care system in the Osona region in Catalonia, Spain. This research is aimed at gaining an understanding of the integrated care factors being implemented such as multidisciplinary teamwork, care coordination, patient-centered approaches and missing factors.