The National Palliative Care Research Center

Curing suffering through palliative care research.


Lauren Hunt PhD, RN

University of California, San Francisco

Lauren Hunt, PhD, RN, FNP-BC is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physiological Nursing at the University of California, San Francisco and an Atlantic Senior Fellow at the Global Brain Health Institute at UCSF. Her research focuses on hospice and palliative care service use by older adults with dementia. She is a recipient of the 2019 NPCRC Junior Faculty Career Development Award.