Deborah Jane Way, MD, CMD, FAAHPM

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
3461 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-823-5800 x 5445
Fax: 215-823-7823
Education:
AGS
Community College of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 1986.
BBA ( )
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1992.
Cert (Pre-Med)
Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA, 1997.
MD (Medicine)
Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2001.
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Description of Other Expertise

I have advanced training in communication skills, especially those at the end of life. This expertise is due, in part, to a five day communications skills workshop sponsored by "VitalTalk."
I have also received "train the trainer" education based on an evidence based collaboration between "VitalTalk" and the VA Healthcare System as the VA launched its Life Sustaining Treatment Decisions Initiative.

Selected Publications

Dougherty M, Harris PS, Teno J, Corcoran AM, Douglas C, Nelson J, Way D, Harrold JE, Casarett DJ: Hospice Care in Assisted Living Facilities Versus at Home: Results of a Multisite Cohort Study. J Am Geriatr Soc 63(6): 1153-7, Jun 2015.

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Last updated: 12/03/2020
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