Hospice and Palliative Medicine Faculty

Physician Faculty

  • Robert M. Walker, MD, FACP
    Director, Division of Ethics, Humanities, & Palliative Medicine; Program Director, USF Fellowship in Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Shirley Codada, MD
    Palliative Care Physician, Assistant Member, Psychosocial and Palliative Care, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
  • Diane Knight, MD
    Palliative Care Physician, Hospice Home Care, Pediatrics, LifePath Hospice
  • Christina Philip, MD
    Palliative Care Physician, Tampa General Hospital
  • Brenda Krygowski, MD
    Director, Hospice Unit at Bay Pines VA
  • Maguerite Poreda, MD
    Psychiatry, Assistant Member, Psychosocial and Palliative Care, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
  • Sahana Rajasekhara, MD, FACP
    Palliative Care Physician, Assistant Member, Psychosocial and Palliative Care, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
  • Jocelyn Mennie, MD
    Chief, Palliative Medicine, James A Haley VA Hospital
  • Ronald Schonwetter, MD, FACP, AGSF, FAAHPM
    Chief Medical Officer, Chapters Health Care
  • Inna Sheyner, MD
    Palliative Care Physician, Geriatrics, Long Term Care, James A Haley Veterans Administration Hospital
  • Howard Tuch, MD
    Medical Director, Palliative Care Services, Tampa General Hospital
  • Jonathan Stewart, MD
    Staff Geropsychiatrist, James A Haley VA Hospital, Professor in Psychiatry and Geriatric Medicine

Non-Physician Faculty

  • Betty Auld, MSN, ARNP (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Theresa Barfield, MSN, ARNP (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Shelly Boggan, LCSW (Psychosocial Clinician)
  • David Craig, PhD (Clinical Pharmacist)
  • Beverly Douglas, MSN, ARNP (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Rosalie Elrady, MSN, ARNP (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Anthony Fulginiti, LCSW (Social Worker)
  • Deborah Grassman, MSN, ARNP (Hospice Coordinator)
  • Dan Hummer, MDiv (Chaplain)
  • Karen Jones, MSW (Psychosocial Clinician)
  • Sehwan Kim, PhD (Director of Research)
  • Nikki Kirk, MSN, ARNP (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Julie Knight, PharmD (Clinical Pharmacist)
  • Ed Lamp, MDiv (Chaplain)
  • Verna Mallicote, RN (Nurse)
  • Pat McGuire, MSN (Bereavement Coordinator)
  • Tracy Thatcher, MSN, ARNP (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Robert White, MDiv (Chaplain)
  • Charlene Whittlesey, PharmD (Clinical Pharmacist)