Dr. Margaret Hayes is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. She has received a medical degree from the Tufts University School of Medicine. She is board-certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Diseases. Dr. Hayes’ research interests are in best practices for teaching communication around the end of life issues in the intensive care unit and teaching and learning critical thinking. She has created and studied curricular to teach internal medicine residents how to talk about death and dying. She also has active research in medical simulation and procedural training.