About Our Team
The Living Well program is led by David
Mintzer, MD, who is board certified in medical
oncology and palliative care. The program
coordinator is Dana Marcone, MSW, LSW,
a licensed social worker with experience working
with older adults. Clara Granda-Cameron,
MSN, CRNP, is the palliative care nurse
practitioner affiliated with the program.*
The team communicates and works
closely with the patient's primary care physician
and other treating specialists.
To schedule an
appointment or for more information, call the
Joan Karnell Cancer Center at 800.789.PENN. You
can also request
an appointment online.
* This program was developed
in consultation with Sarah Kagan, PhD, RN,
professor of Gerontologic Nursing at the University
of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and nationally
recognized expert in cancer care of older adults.