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Suzana K E Makowski MD

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
AddressUMass Memorial Medical Center
55 Lake Avenue North, H8-535B
Worcester MA 01655
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    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DivisionPalliative Care

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    Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME, United StatesABComparative Political Theory
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, United StatesMAMedical Management
    University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, United StatesMDMedicine
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    2010Leonard Tow Award for Humanism in Medicine, Gold Foundation
    2010Department of Medicine Teaching Award, UMass Medical School
    2012Sarah Stone Award for Excellence in Medical Education, Department of Medicine, UMass Medical School
    2012Department of Medicine Teaching Award

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    1. Reidy J, Halvorson J, Makowski S, Katz D, Weinstein B, McCluskey C, Doering A, DeCarli K, Tjia J. Health System Advance Care Planning Culture Change for High-Risk Patients: The Promise and Challenges of Engaging Providers, Patients, and Families in Systematic Advance Care Planning. J Palliat Med. 2016 Dec 16. PMID: 27983894.
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    2. Wachholtz AB, Fitch CE, Makowski S, Tjia J. A Comprehensive Approach to the Patient at End of Life: Assessment of Multidimensional Suffering. South Med J. 2016 Apr; 109(4):200-6. PMID: 27043799.
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    3. Dharmawardene M, Givens J, Wachholtz A, Makowski S, Tjia J. A systematic review and meta-analysis of meditative interventions for informal caregivers and health professionals. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2016 Jun; 6(2):160-9. PMID: 25812579.
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    4. Makowski SK, Epstein RM. Turning toward dissonance: lessons from art, music, and literature. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2012 Feb; 43(2):293-8. PMID: 22248788.
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    5. Makowski SK. Who is at risk for psychological distress? A patient-centered process to identify risk for posttraumatic stress disorder and depression in families of ICU patients. Chest. 2011 Apr; 139(4):743-4. PMID: 21467055.
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    6. Makowski, Suzana K Everett. Journal of Palliative Medicine. Faust in Mourning. 2008; 10(11):1289-1289.
    7. Makowski SK. Assessing local market and organizational readiness for the integration of complementary and alternative medicine into ambulatory care centers. J Ambul Care Manage. 2004 Jan-Mar; 27(1):4-11. PMID: 14717460.
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