News : 2010 : September

Stephen Bekanich, M.D.

Stephen Bekanich, M.D., Launches Palliative Care Services at UHealth

When internist Stephen Bekanich, M.D., was in medical school, he wasn’t interested in palliative care. But when his grandmother endured a troubling death from metastatic breast cancer nearly a decade later, he redirected his career to the burgeoning field dedicated to relieving physical symptoms and emotional distress of seriously ill patients.

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