Meet Our Palliative Care Team

PHYSICIANS
Board certified in palliative medicine. 
image Grace LaTorre, DO, MS
Interim Director of the Palliative Care Service
image Samantha Nagengast, MD
Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program

NURSE PRACTITIONERS
Have advanced certification in palliative care.
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Brenda Sheehan, ANP-C, ACHPN, AOCNS, ONS
image Terri Springer, ANP-BC, ACHPN
image Laureen Diot, ANP-C, WCC, ACHPN

SOCIAL WORKER

image Patricia Daly,  LCSW
Certificate in Palliative Care and End of Life Care at NYU School of Social Work
image Laura Goodman, LCSW

CHAPLAIN

image Reverend Karen Kate Huddelson, M.Divinity BCCC, BCPC

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

image Cynthia Cooke
 
For more information, call (631) 444-2292 or ask your doctor, nurse or social worker for a palliative care consultation for you or your loved one while hospitalized at Stony Brook University Hospital.