All posts by Jennifer Brokaw

Dr. Jennifer Brokaw worked for fourteen years as a board-certified emergency physician before becoming a private consultant, patient advocate, writer, and speaker on the topics of end-of-life planning, medical decision-making and medical advocacy.

Tom and Jennifer Brokaw at Chautauqua Instititution

Patient Advocacy and Advance Care Planning

Tom and Jennifer Brokaw speak at the Chautauqua Institution about their experiences navigating the health care system as father and daughter, patient and advocate after Tom was diagnosed with multiple myeloma.

/ July 29, 2015

A Lucky Life, Interrupted…

My Dad, Tom Brokaw, is publishing his 5th book this week: A Lucky Life Interrupted. This book was written during the year he was getting ...

/ May 7, 2015

Difficult Conversations

JCC Manhattan hosted this conversation with Tom Brokaw and his daughter, Dr. Jennifer Brokaw, who played a key role in her father's care after he was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a treatable but incurable blood cancer.

/ February 26, 2015