Stephen Liben, MD, Pediatrician

Hospital information

Academic appointments 

Director, Pediatric Palliaitve Care Program and Attending Physician, Pediatric Wards

Other appointments 

Member, McGill Center for Whole Person Care

Education

University 

BSc, Neurophysiology, McGill University

Medical Degree 

McGill University

Residency 

Pediatrics, Montreal Children’s Hospital, McGill University

Fellowship(s) 

Pediatric Critical Care, Montreal Children’s Hospital

Research

Research interests 

Reduce the suffering of children with life-threatening conditions and their families

Selected publications 

The Oxford Textbook of Palliative Care for Children –2nd edition. Edited by Goldman A, Hain R and Liben S. Oxford University Press, 2012

Macdonald, M.E., Liben S., Carnevale, F.A., Cohen, S.R. "An Office or a Bedroom? Challenges for Family-Centred Care in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit" Published online February 3, 2012, Journal of Child Health Care, 2011

MacDonald ME, Liben S, Carnevale FA, Cohen SR. Signs of Life and Signs of Death and Other Mixed Messages at the End of Life. Journal of Child Health Care 12; 92, 2008

Liben S, Papadatou D, Wolfe J. Paediatric palliative care; challenges and emerging ideas. The Lancet Vol 371:852-64, 2008