Scott Halpern (PARC Research Associate) was named a Hastings Center Fellow. The 50-year-old Hastings Center is a bioethics research institute that has played a leading role in establishing the field of bioethics and informing public policy decisions related to health care, science and environmental issues.
Research about the varying quality of end-of-life care in the different hospital units led by Scott D. Halpern (PARC Research Associate) and co-authors was published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. See also Beckers Hospital Review.
According to new, large Penn Medicine study led by Scott D. Halpern (PARC Research Associate) in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. The research challenges a common belief that dying in the ICU is a less favorable experience than dying elsewhere in the hospital.
A University of Pennsylvania study led by Scott D. Halpern was mentioned in a blogpost by Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) about helping undeserved populations fight tobacco use.