Marcia Glass

Scholarly Retreats
Type of work

Glass used her time in residence to create a year-long curriculum in palliative care, finish editing her book with Oxford University Press, Palliative Care in Crisis Areas, publish a blog story, work on pieces for her blog on the opioid epidemic, submit two abstracts regarding resource-limited palliative care, and compose a poem entitled Cleveland Clinic that will be published in Annals of Internal Medicine. 

Dr. Marcia Glass is an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at Tulane University.  She originally joined the Tulane faculty from 2006-2012 and then returned in 2017.  From 2012-2017, she was on the faculty of University of California, San Francisco.  She is board certified in internal medicine and palliative medicine. Dr. Glass provides inpatient consultations as a member of the New Orleans VA Hospice and Palliative Medicine group. Dr. Glass also provides care for hospitalized medical patients as part of the UMC hospitalist group, as well as teaching for medical students and residents.

Dr. Glass has been recognized for teaching with various awards, including the Tulane Medicine 2008 Best Inpatient Attending Award, the 2011 Tulane C. Thorpe Ray Internal Medicine Educator Award, the 2014 UCSF Core Clerkship Teaching Award, and the 2017 UCSF Pathways to Discovery Mentor Award.  She is also currently on the Fulbright Specialist Program Roster for teaching.