‘They Just Don’t Get it’: The 5-Minute ED Goals of Care Conversation

David Wang, MD
System Director, Palliative Medicine
Scripps Health
Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 9:30 a.m.


Speaker biography:
Dr. David Wang received his medical degree from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He completed his emergency medicine residency at Stanford University and a hospice and palliative medicine fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Wang is currently the System Director of Palliative Medicine at Scripps Health in San Diego, CA. He leads palliative services across a community health system spanning twelve sites of care and oversees clinical quality, performance, and strategic priorities for his group of 30 providers. Additionally, Dr. Wang is a national expert at the intersection of palliative care and emergency medicine. He chairs national committees, lectures widely, and educates clinicians daily at the bedside.