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One day in 2016, I noticed a note, almost lost in the day’s emails, from an old friend I hadn’t seen in a while. Like me, he had learned about palliative care by necessity, in the grim early years of the AIDS epidemic. Also…


By Ruth Macklin, Ph.D.

Many faculty members at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and elsewhere are likely inundated with requests to contribute articles to journals — none of which they’ve ever heard of. When I started receiving such requests, I was first surprised; then I became skeptical. As the requests…

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