Ethics Committee Members


The Ethics Consultation team is comprised of physicians, nurses, social workers, and hospital staff trained in mediation, communication and bioethics.

  • Yesne Alici, MD
    Assistant Attending Psychiatrist,
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Lisa Barr, MD
    Director, House Staff Education
    Department of Anesthesiology-Critical Care
  • Liz Blackler, LCSW
    Department of Social Work
  • Rev. Jill Bowden
    Director, Chaplaincy Services
  • Kevin Browne, RN, MS, CC RN
    Senior Director, Deputy Chief Nursing Officer
    Department of Nursing
  • Alan Carver, MD
    Associate Attending, Department of Neurology
  • Kimberly Chow, NP
    Palliative Medicine Service
  • Nessa Coyle, PhD
    Consultant, Department of Neurology
  • Penny Damaskos, PhD
    Director, Department of Social Work
  • Andrew Epstein, MD
    Assistant Attending, GI Medical Oncology
  • Danielle Novetsky Friedman, MD
    Assistant Attending, Department of Pediatrics
  • James Gillson
    Administrator, Regulatory Affairs
  • Maryanne Giuliante, NP
    NP Coordinator,
    MSK Regional Network - Westchester
  • Kelly Haviland, NP
    Nurse Practitioner, Palliative Medicine Service
  • Alexandra S. Heerdt, MD MPH, FACS
    Attending Physician, Department of Surgery
  • Molly Klima, PA
    Physician Assistant, Department of Surgery
  • Camille Lineberry, NP
    Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine
  • Emmy Ludwig, MD
    Assistant Attending, Gastroenterology & Nutrition Service, Department of Medicine
  • Jennifer Mascarenhas, MD
    Assistant Attending, Department of Anesthesiology-Critical Care Medicine
  • Agnes McCarthy
    Senior Manager, Division of Quality and Safety
  • Elizabeth McCormick, MSN, RN
    Executive Director, Nursing
  • Maryeliza McEachen, RN
    Clinical Nurse, Department of Pediatrics
  • Benjamin R. Roman, MD, MSHP
    Assistant Attending, Head and Neck Service, Department of Surgery
  • Paul Romesser, MD
    Instructor, Department of Radiation Oncology
  • Johanna Schoen
    Lay member
  • Stacy Stabler, MD
    Assistant Attending, Palliative Medicine Service
  • Damani Taylor, MD, FAAP, FAAHPM
    PACT (Pediatric Pain & Palliative Care) Attending, Instructor, Department Of Pediatrics
  • Louis Voigt, MD
    Chair, Ethics Committee
    Associate Attending Physician, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain & Critical Care Medicine
  • Lisa M. Wall, PhD, RN
    Clinical Nurse Specialist, Ambulatory GI Surgery
  • Eliza Weber
    Lay member
  • Karen Wexler
    Associate Director, Patient Representative Department
  • Hooman Yarmohammadi, MD
    Assistant Attending, Interventional Radiology Service, Department of Radiology
  • Alex Zimmer
    Lay member