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    Rachelle E. Bernacki, MD, MS

     
    Rachelle E. Bernacki, MD, MS
     
    Director of Quality Initiatives, Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care
    Physician


    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

    Center/Program

    Palliative Care (Adult)

    Office phone: 617-632-6464
    Appointment phone: 617-632-6464
    Fax: 617-632-6180

    Preferred contact method: office phone
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    Discipline

    Palliative Medicine

    Interests

    Palliative medicine, Symptom management, End-of-life care, Geriatrics


    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215

    Background

    Board Certification
    Geriatrics, 2006
    Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2005
    Internal Medicine, 2001

    Fellowship
    MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics Fellowship, 2005
    University of Chicago, Geriatrics, 2006
    University of Chicago, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, 2005

    Residency
    University of Washington, Internal Medicine, 2001

    Medical School
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1998

    Recent Awards

    • Excellence in Small Group Instruction Award, UCSF School of Medicine, 2007, 2008
    • Clinical Faculty Teaching Award, UCSF School of Medicine, 2007
    • Geriatric Academic Career Award, Health Resources and Services Administration, 2007
    • Summer Institute on Aging Research, National Institute on Aging, 2007