Levy Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

levyThe American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine has honored Michael H. Levy, MD, PhD, director of Fox Chase’s pain and palliative care program, with its 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award. The award recognizes Levy’s outstanding contributions and significant publications that have helped shape the field of hospice and palliative medicine. Levy, who is considered a leader of the American hospice and palliative care movement, is also chair of the NCCN Palliative Care Guidelines panel and a member of the Technical Advisory Panel for the first update of The Joint Commission’s palliative care standards.