The National Palliative Care Research Center

Curing suffering through palliative care research.


Ann Long MD, MS

University of Washington

Ann C. Long, MD, MS, is an Acting Assistant Professor of Medicine within the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at the University of Washington. Her research focuses on understanding and improving transitions of care for seriously ill, hospitalized adults and their family members. She also has an interest in exploring the palliative care needs of patients with complicated hospital stays. Dr. Long received a National Palliative Care Research Center Junior Faculty Career Development Award in 2015 and is currently supported by a K23 Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.