Mary F. Mulcahy is an associate professor in the Department of Hematology Oncology at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. Specializing in the treatment of pancreatic, biliary, esophageal and liver cancers, Mulcahy has more than 10 years experience in caring for patients with terminal illness. She is the co-founder of Life Matters Media, a newswire nonprofit site launching in 2013 to help all of those involved in end of life decision making. blog.lifemattersmedia.org