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Palliative Medicine Faculty & Interdisciplinary Team

Palliative Medicine Faculty and Interdisciplinary Team

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The mission of our palliative care interdisciplinary team is to effectively implement and sustain an evidence-based holistic system of caring that is patient and family-centered.

Our vision is to integrate the geriatric and palliative approaches into the fabric of disease-modifying treatments.

Our team ensures that Plans of Care are built upon a foundation of shared decision-making between a knowledgeable, well-coordinated, proactive healthcare team, and an informed patient and family.

Palliative Medicine Faculty and
Interdisciplinary Team

Raya Kheirbek, MD, MPH, FGSA

Ila Mulasi, MD

Rachel Nathan, MD

Justin R. Price, MD

Gabriel Lutz, MD, PhD

Leah Couture, MD, FACP

Lynn M. McPherson, PharmD

Marian S. Grant, DNP, ACNP-BC, ACHPN, FPCN, RN

Janet A. Wulf, DNP, RN, CLN, CHPN, CNE

Sarah Whitehead, MSN, RN, NP, AGPCNP-C

Ruth Borkoski, MS, MS, RN

Dana Richter, MSN, RN

Rev. Debrah Zuercher, M.Div., BCC-PCHAC

Sydney Israel, PharmD, BCPS

Graeme Thistlewaite, LGSW

Palliative Medicine Clinical Operations Support

Tara L. Armstrong, BS CPAS
Director, Clinical Business Operations

Cristina LaFon, BS
Administrative Assistant II