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Julie Cooper

Medical School:

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania


McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University

Special Interests:

Serious Illness Communication, Primary Palliative Care, Public Health, Global Health


Dr. Cooper is an emergency medicine physician and communication skills enthusiast who has been with DFES since 2011. She serves on the academic faculty for the emergency medicine residency program with a focus on primary palliative care education. She also teaches nationally for VitalTalk, a nonprofit dedicated to improving clincians' serious illness communication skills. She lives in Philadelphia and spends her free time enjoying the city, racing sailboats and traveling.


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