NYACP's Physician Spotlight

Palliative Care and Advocacy with Andrew Coates, MD, FACP

January 08, 2021 New York Chapter of the American College of Physicians Season 1 Episode 1
NYACP's Physician Spotlight
Palliative Care and Advocacy with Andrew Coates, MD, FACP
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Dr. Coates shares the rewards and challenges of being a pioneer in Palliative care.  Just how did he choose that path?  And what makes him so passionate about advocacy?  

Meet Dr. Coates
Why Internal Medicine?
How did you become in Palliative Care?
The challenges of Palliative Care
Becoming involved in Advocacy
Advocacy and NYACP
A typical day/week in the life of Dr. Coates
Tell us about your lead on the Geriatrics consult team
What is the most rewarding part of your work?
What do you wish you had known as a medical student?