Closure II Acknowledgements


Robert (Bob) Arnold, MD
Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
Chief, Section of Palliative Care and Medical Ethics, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Medicine
Assistant Director, Institute to Enhance Palliative Care, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Medicine
Leo H. Criep Chair in Patient Care, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Medicine

Judith S. Black, MD, MHA
Medical Director
Highmark, Senior Markets

Gary Fischer, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Medical Director, Ambulatory Services,  Division of General Internal Medicine
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Gary Goldberg, MD
Medical Director, Polytrauma Transitional Rehabilitation Program, Polytrauma Network Site
Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Administration Medical Center
Amy Goldstein, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
Carol Sykov Gross, CELA
Sykov and Love, P.A.
Eugene Hirsch, MD
Former volunteer Director of Physician Education
Forbes Hospice
Mary Ann Kascsak, MSW
Shadyside Hospital
Elaine Krasik
Legal Counsel
Highmark, Inc.
Daniel Leger, RN
Hospice Nurse, Pediatric Specialist
Forbes Hospice
Carol May, RN
Manager, Supportive Care Program
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pearl Moore RN, MN, FAAN
Former Executive Director
Oncology Nursing Society
Sherwin B. Nuland, MD
Clinical Professor of Surgery
Yale University School of Medicine
Elizabeth O’Keefe, MD
Medical Director
Charles Morris Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Lulu Orr, RN
Former Executive Director 
Good Grief Center
Marty Seltman, MD
Chair, Department of Family Medicine, West Penn Hospital-Forbes Regional Campus
Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, West Penn Hospital- Forbes Regional Campus
Associate Professor, Family Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine
Saul Silver, MD
Medical Director, Cardiology Services, Department of Medicine
Jefferson Regional Medical Center Heart Institute
Rabbi Ron Symons
Temple Sinai
Rabbi Daniel Wasserman
Shaare Torah Congregation

JHF Staff

Karen Wolk Feinstein
President and CEO
Pam Vingle
Closure Project Manager
Dr. Jonathan Weinkle, MD
Medical Advisor
Nancy Zionts
Chief Program Officer