Pediatric Team

Specialized Care

Care Dimensions Pediatric Hospice Team

Care Dimensions pediatric hospice team is supported by pediatric palliative care physicians who are on staff at Boston Children’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. They are available for consultation and home visits.



 

Patricia Condon, RN, CCRN, CHPPN
Clinical Manager, Pediatric Team

Patricia Condon oversees all aspects of the pediatric hospice team and patient’s plan of care. Pattie has over 24 years of experience in maternal/child health, labor and delivery, newborn care and neonatal and pediatric intensive care. She is certified in neonatal intensive care, as well as pediatric hospice and palliative care. 



 
Hallie Kasper, MSN, PNP-BC, ACPHON, ACHPN
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Hallie Kasper provides clinical care and symptom management. She holds specialty certifications as an advanced practice pediatric hematology and oncology nurse, as well as a hospice and palliative advanced practice nurse.



 
Kelly Allen, RN
Pediatric Nurse Case Manager

Kelly Allen coordinates the patient’s plan of care and manages pain and symptoms on a daily basis. She has 16 years of experience in labor and delivery, maternity and newborn care.



 
Joanne Wolfe, MD, MPH

Joanne Wolfe is Division Chief of Pediatric Palliative Care at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Director of Palliative Care at Boston Children’s Hospital. She is board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine and Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. Dr. Wolfe is nationally-recognized for her pediatric palliative care expertise and her research focuses on improving care for children with advanced illness.



 
Emma Jones, MD

Emma Jones is a pediatric palliative care physician at Boston Children’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. She is board certified in hospice and palliative medicine, pediatric hematology-oncology, and clinical pharmacology. Areas of interest include acute and chronic pain management in sickle cell disease, comprehensive assessment of pain, and patient and caregiver education.

Richard Goldstein, MD

Rick Goldstein is a pediatric palliative care physician at Boston Children’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. His research focuses on sudden, unexpected loss and parental grief.


 
Shih-Ning Liaw, MD, FAAP

Shih-Ning "Suny" Liaw is a pediatric palliative care physician at Boston Children’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He is board certified in General Pediatrics and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. He is interested in integrated models of delivering palliative care with complex pediatric care.




 
Christina Ullrich, MD, MPH

Christina Ullrich is a pediatric palliative care physician at Boston Children’s Hospital and
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. She is board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine and Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. Her research interests include symptom management in children with cancer, with a focus on fatigue. She is also currently investigating the palliative care needs of children who undergo hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

 

Since 1978, Care Dimensions has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. As the non-profit leader in advanced illness care, we offer services in more than 90 communities in Eastern Massachusetts.