Describing Death in America


October 10, 2001

Thomas J. Smith, M.D., F.A.C.P., chair

Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University

Amy B. Bernstein, Sc.D.

National Center for Health Statistics

Dwight Brock, Ph.D.

National Institute on Aging

Molla Sloane Donaldson, Dr.P.H.

National Cancer Institute

Vicki A. Freedman, Ph.D.

Polisher Institute, Philadelphia

Rosemary Gibson

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Barbara Haupt, D.V.M.

National Center for Health Statistics

Marcia Levetown, M.D.

University of Texas

June Lunney, Ph.D.

Center to Improve Care of the Dying, The RAND Corporation

Timothy J. Moynihan, M.D.

Mayo Clinic—Medical Oncology

Peggy Parks

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Phil Renner, M.B.A.

National Committee for Quality Assurance

Harry M. Rosenberg, Ph.D.

National Center for Health Statistics

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