Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
Julie Childers, MD, is an addiction medicine and palliative care physician at the University of Pittsburgh, where she directs the Addictoin Medicine Fellowship. In addition to her clinical practice and teaching, she serves as the medical director of the Ethics Consultation Service at the local tertirary care academic medical center. She has written and taught nationally in the areas of managing pain in patients with addiction at the end of life, communication, motivational interviewing, and medical ethics.