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Kasley Killam

 

Kasley Killam is helping to coordinate InciteHealth, a catalyst for healthcare innovation at Harvard Medical School that aims to improve physician-patient communication and address other topics in primary care. She’s also doing research on empathy and intergroup conflict in the Harvard psychology department, designing a technology campaign on compassion, and launching an app on social connection. Follow her on Twitter at @KasleyKillam.

 
 
  

Stories by Kasley Killam

Articles: Building Empathy in Healthcare

By Kasley Killam | October 27, 2014

A Q&A with Dr. Helen Riess of Harvard Medical School about her efforts to nurture empathy among health care workers.

 

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