The National Palliative Care Research Center

Curing suffering through palliative care research.


Hillary Lum MD, PhD

University of Colorado

Hillary Lum, MD, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Division of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Colorado and VA Eastern Colorado Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center. Her primary research, funded by the National Institute on Aging, focuses on advance care planning in primary care and community settings, using implementation science methods. Additional areas of interest include telehealth approaches for rural older adults and family caregivers. Dr. Lum a 2015 NPCRC grantee.