End of Life Center

Executive Committee

Academic Partners

  • Howard Tuch, M.D., Academic Director

    Assistant Professor, Morsani College of Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • Harleah Buck, PhD, RN, FPCN, FAAN

    College of Nursing University of South Florida

  • Iraida Carrion, PhD, MSW, LCSW

    School of Social Work University of South Florida
  • Lindy Davidson, M.Div., PhD

    College of Arts & Science, Dept. of Communication

  • Debra Dobbs, PhD, Associate Professor

    College of Behavioral & Community Sciences, School of Aging Studies
  • Lori Roscoe, PhD

    College of Arts & Science, Dept. of Communication

Community Partners

  • Ronald S.  Schonwetter, MD, FACP, AGSF, FAAHPM Community Director

    Chapters Health System
  • Samira K Beckwith

    Hope Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Cathy Emmett, PhD, ARNP, ACHPN

    Professional Developer Facilitator, Suncoast Hospice

  • Lawrence Kay, MD

    CMO, Empath Health/Suncoast HospiceĀ 
  • Lora Thompson, Ph.D.

    Moffitt Cancer Center


Lourdes Rodriguez, MPA
Center's Coordinator
(813) 974-2460