Joshua Lakin, MD

Josh Lakin is a Palliative Care Physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham & Women’s Hospital; Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Joshua Lakin serves as the clinical lead for the Serious Illness Care Program at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, both in primary care and general inpatient medicine settings. His recent research focuses on the implementation of the program in non-cancer settings. He plays a key role in the Serious Illness Care Program at Ariadne Labs, working to develop and evaluate simpler approaches for driving more, better, and earlier conversations about goals and values with seriously ill patients and their families.