Andrea Postier

Andrea Postier


Dr. Postier’s main areas of research focus include health utilization in palliative and end-of-life care, as well as the role of parents and family caregivers who care for children with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions. She is also actively involved in research and quality improvement efforts focused on ways to improve pain management practices in children.

2D – Expanding Choices for End-of Life at Home: PC Teams and Compassionate Extubation

Speaker(s): Kris Catrine, MD, FAAP, HMDC; Andrea Postier, PhD, MPH; Stacy Remke, MSW, ACHP-SW Pediatric palliative care (PPC) programs can play a key role in bringing together hospital and community resources for home compassionate extubation (HCE), allowing families the choice their child’s end of life at home. When parents must face the devastating prospect of […]