Larry C. Driver, MDUniversity of Texas - MD Anderson Cancer Center

Larry Driver is a professor in the department of pain medicine and section of integrated ethics, as well as an adjunct ethicist for clinical ethics consultation, at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. His undergraduate education was at Austin College, followed by medical education at The University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio. His anesthesiology residency was completed at The University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, and he completed a clinical fellowship in pain and symptom management at MD Anderson. Dr.Driver is board certified in anesthesiology, pain medicine, and hospice and palliative medicine. He was a visiting research scholar in the Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics at Georgetown University’s Kennedy Institute of Ethics and is a Mayday Pain and Society Fellow .He was the founding chair and medical director of the Texas Pain Advocacy and Information Network (TxPAIN), is past-president of the Texas Pain Society, and is chair of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission Palliative Care Interdisciplinary Advisory Council. He has served on numerous state and national organizations’ boards and committees. He has been recognized in several “Best Doctors,” “Top Doctors,” “Super Doctors,” and “Who’s Who” listings, and has received numerous state and national awards for his advocacy efforts. He is an elected fellow of the Texas Academy of Science, an elected member of the University of Texas Academy of Health Science Educators, and is a designated UT Distinguished Teaching Professor. Dr.Driver chairs AAPM’s Professional Education and CME Oversight Committee.