Deena R. Levine, MD
Deena R. Levine, MD

Deena R. Levine, MD

Assistant Member, St. Jude Faculty




BA – Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
MD – Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Residency – University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey
Fellowship – Johns Hopkins - National Institute of Health, Baltimore - Bethesda, Maryland

Research Interests

  • Pediatric palliative care and end of life care
  • Early integration of palliative care with oncology care
  • Bioethical issues in pediatric oncology
  • Decision making in pediatric oncology
  • Quality improvement to ensure the best care for pediatric oncology patients

Selected Publications

Levine D, Cohen K, Wendler D. Shared medical decision-making: considering what options to present based on an ethical analysis of the treatment of brain tumors in very young children.Pediatric Blood Cancer 59:216–220, 2012.

Last update: September 2012