Susan Cohen is a physician trained in internal medicine and the specialty of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She is an Associate Professor at NYU School of Medicine and is the Director of the Palliative Care Program at Bellevue Hospital. Through her work, Susan connects to issues of social justice given her practice at our nation’s oldest public hospital serving the most diverse and vulnerable New Yorkers.
Susan along with her husband David are the proud parents of three amazing young people, Jeremy (13), Lily (16) and Sam (19) who is a recent Tivnu participant. Susan appreciates the honor of serving on the Tivnu board as it allows her to reach others who value the transformative learning and growth experiences Tivnu offers.