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Lauren Treat

Lauren Treat

Assistant Professor, University of Colorado
Lauren Treat, MD is a general child neurologist and pediatric neuropalliative care doctor at Children's Hospital Colorado. She holds an appointment as an assistant professor at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, teaching clinically as well as in communication and ethics coursework for medical students. Dr. Treat's clinical, educational, and research mission is to promote quality of life for all children and families affected by life-altering and/or life-limiting neurologic illness. She is an advocate for supporting more than just the physiological aspects of medicine, emphasizing person-first care and insisting on attention to the psychological, logistical, and existential components of serious illness.