Dr. Shannon Devlin joins the Department of Medicine (Links to an external site)

Dr. Shannon Devlin joined the Department of Medicine in the Division of Palliative Medicine as an instructor in October 2021. She was born and raised in Saint Louis but moved to Kansas City for college. She attended Rockhurst University, as part of the Saint Louis University School of Medicine Pre-Medical Scholars program, and graduated summa […]

Fertility Insider x Dr. Elyse Everet‪t‬ (Links to an external site)

In this episode we talk to Washington University St Louis School of Medicine neurologist and palliative medicine specialist, Dr. Elyse Everett. We talk about having difficult conversations with death and dying, the importance of setting expectations with patients when breaking bad news and wrap up with the intersection of women’s health and what she wishes […]

Professional Decision-Making in Medicine: Development of a new measure and preliminary evidence of validity (Links to an external site)

This study developed a new Professional Decision-Making in Medicine Measure that assesses the use of effective decision-making strategies: seek help, manage emotions, recognize consequences and rules, and test assumptions and motives. The aim was to develop a content valid measure and obtain initial evidence for construct validity so that the measure could be used in […]

White installed as first Stokes Family Endowed Chair in Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care (Links to an external site)

National palliative care expert Patrick White, MD, was installed on Nov. 18, as The Stokes Family Endowed Chair in Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care. Dr. White is the chief medical officer of BJC Home Care and Hospice and leads Evelyn’s House, the adult and pediatric hospice house located on the campus of Barnes-Jewish West County […]