Rebecca M. Egbert, MD, FAAP, is the pediatric medical director of TMC Hospice. She is a board-certified pediatrician who cares for children who are suffering from terminal conditions in Tucson and surrounding areas. She also serves as a pediatric hospitalist with Tucson Pediatric Hospitalists as well as pediatrician in private practice. Dr. Egbert completed her bachelor’s degree at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota. She graduated from The University of Arizona Medical School and completed pediatric residency at the University of Arizona Affiliated Hospitals in Tucson, Arizona. Besides her clinical work, Dr. Egbert serves as the president of Pima County Pediatric Society and also serves on the board of the AzAAP.