Department of Pain Medicine & Palliative Care, Beth Israel Medical Center
Baird 12, 350 E 17th Street
Biographical Sketch: Terry Altilio LCSW is a recipient of a PDIA Career Achievement Award and a Social Work Leadership Award which supported a post graduate social work fellowship and listserv which currently links 690 social workers. She has received a Mayday Pain and Society Fellowship Award. In addition to direct practice, she lectures on pain and symptom management and ethics in the post masters programs at NYU, Smith and California State University San Marcos.
She has authored publications on varied aspects of palliative social work and pain and symptom management as well as lecturing nationally and internationally. She is co-editor with Shirley Otis- Green of the inaugural Oxford Textbook of Palliative Social Work, published in 2011.