Naomi Goloff

Naomi Goloff


Dr. Naomi Goloff is mostly a pediatric hospice and palliative medicine physician, but practices a little bit of adult hospice on the side. She completed her residency in Pediatrics at Cohen Children’s Medical Center in Queens, New York, and her fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine at the University of Minnesota. She is the program director of the Pain and Advanced/Complex Care Team (PACCT – the pain and palliative care team) at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital and is the Pediatric Hospice Medical Director at Fairview Homecare and Hospice. She is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota and her current research focuses on improving end-of-life care through simulation and skills training.

5K – Children – Not Just Little Adults But the Similarities Are More Than You Think: Peds for the Adult Clinician

Speaker(s): Kristin Elliott, RN, BSN; Naomi Goloff, MD, FAAP; Amie Brandtjen, MSW This session highlights key differences between adult and pediatric hospice and palliative medicine (HPM) and empowers the adult-focused HPM clinician to use prior skills and knowledge to care for pediatric patients. Upon completion of the activity, learners will be able to: • Compare […]