Dawn M. Gross, M.D., Ph.D., FAAHPMDr. Gross is an Attending Physician with the Department of Hospital Medicine, Palliative Care Service, with the University of California, San Francisco. She also is a Radio Host of Dying To Talk on KALW 91.7 FM. She graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine with an M.D. and a Ph.D. She completed a Medical Residency Program with Tufts-New England Medical Center (NEMC) and a Fellowship in Hematology with an emphasis on Bone Marrow Transplant at Stanford University. Her Triple specialization in internal medicine, hematology (with a focus on bone marrow transplantation), and hospice and palliative medicine, affords her the ability to champion diverse, high functioning interdisciplinary teams, giving rise to opportunities for institutional collaborations internally and externally. Growing teams of visionary and passionate professionals from all disciplines aligned on the premise that we are always both mentor and mentee, inspires education, innovation and compassionate care. It is this profoundly humane level of care that empowers each of us to live full lives through our final exhale.