About Joanne Lynn

Dr. Joanne Lynn (Twitter: @drjoannelynn) is a geriatrician, hospice physician, health services researcher, quality improvement advisor, and policy advocate who has focused upon shaping American health care so that every person can count on living comfortably and meaningfully through the period of serious illness and disability in the last years of life, at a sustainable cost to the community.

Dr. Lynn has published over 300 peer-reviewed medical research and policy articles. An archive of some of her previous blog posts is at http://medicaring.org

Portrait of Dr. Joanne Lynn
Dr. Joanne Lynn