Program Faculty

David Casarett, MD
David Casarett, MD
Chief, Duke Palliative Care 

 

Leadership
Anthony N. Galanos, MD, Medical Director, Inpatient Services 
Katja Elbert-Avila, MD, MHS, Associate Program Director 
Jason Webb, MD, Program Director 
Toni Cutson, MD, Medical Director, Durham VA Palliative Care Service 
Megan E. Jordan, MD, Medical Director, Pediatric Quality of Life Program
J. Trig Brown, MD, Medical Director, Duke Regional Hospital

 

Palliative Care Clinicians
Ray C. Barfield, MD, PhD
R. Morgan Bain, MD
Alisha Benner, MD
J. Trig Brown, MD
Farr Curlin, MD
Toni Cutson, MD
Gwen C. Dodson, MSN, ANP-BC, ACHPN
Katja Elbert-Avila, MD, MHS
Elizabeth Fricklas, PA
Jennifer Gentry, MSN, ANP-BC, ACHPN, FPCN
Nathan A. Gray, MD
Megan E. Jordan, MD
Arif H. Kamal, MD
​Victoria Leff, LCSW
Joseph McConico, LCSW
Kerrith McDowell, NP
Jim McGowan, BSN, RN, OCN (Nurse Navigator)
Kristin E. Meade, MD
Lawrence Mumm, MD
Rose Sharpe, MSN, CPNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Brian Talbott, MD
D. Mark Waters, ANP-BC
Jason A. Webb, MD
Shelley Rice, MD

 

Research Faculty
Karen Steinhauser, PhD
Arif Kamal, MD
Tom LeBlanc, MD
Kim Johnson, MD
Farr Curlin, MD
Laura Porter, PhD
Chip Bailey, PhD, RN
Don Taylor, PhD
Kathryn Pollack, PhD
Tamara Sommers, PhD
Francis Keefe, PhD
Christopher Cox, MD
Jessica Beliveau, MPH, Project Manager

 

Administrative Staff
Susanne Harris, Fellowship Program Coordinator
Jennifer Bowen, Administrative Assistant
Donna Kimbrough, Administrative Assistant