Educational Research

Educational Research began as a pilot project that the CCDA funded - Katherine D. Galluzzi, DO, CMD, FACOFP, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Philadelphia Campus - PCOM “The physician’s role in death: utilizing SP program to bring issues to life” - and has continued as work being done by Dr. Galluzzi and Ruth D. Thornton, PhD on training doctors with how to deal with families in which a loved one is dying.

To learn more about Educational Research, please contact Dr. Galluzzi at or Dr. Thornton at