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.

Jennifer and Tom Brokaw

Tom and Jennifer Brokaw at TEDxStanford

In this unscripted TEDx talk at Stanford University, my father and I discuss how difficult it is for families to plan for end of life issues with aging parents.

/ August 3, 2012

Mapping Your End of Life Choices

Your lawyer shouldn’t be writing a medical contract any more than you’d want your doctor to write a legal contract.

/ June 18, 2012
Commonwealth Club Forum

No One Understands Health Care Costs

It's really incredible how little we understand our healthcare.

/ April 24, 2012