D. Scott Miller, MA, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Section of Palliative Care and Ethics, Division of General Medicine
  • Medical Director for Family Hospice and Palliative Care Center—Center for Compassionate Care

D. Scott Miller graduated from Haverford College, with a major in psychology, and then pursued his medical degree at the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine at Hershey, followed by the MA in Medical Ethics. His thesis project is entitled “The Ability of Health Care Professionals to Implement a Required Request Law for the Procurement of Organs and Tissue.” Previously he served as Assistant Professor of Medicine in Drexel University’s College of Medicine and the Internal Medicine Residency Program Director at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, where he also served as chair of the ethics committee. His interests include palliative and end of life care, as well as clinical ethics issues and education, and he now serves as Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Section of Palliative Care and Ethics, Division of General Medicine and as Medical Director for Family Hospice and Palliative Care Center – Center for Compassionate Care.