• Physician Profile

    Kathy J. Selvaggi, MD, MS

    Kathy J. Selvaggi, MD, MS

    Top Doctor

    Director, Inpatient Palliative Care Unit, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    Senior Physician

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


    Palliative Care (Adult)

    Office phone: 617-632-5742
    Appointment phone: 617-632-6464
    Fax: 617-632-6180

    Preferred contact method: appointment phone
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    Palliative Medicine


    Palliative medicine, Symptom management, End-of-life care

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215


    Board Certification
    Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2008
    Medical Oncology, 2005
    Internal Medicine, 1989

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Palliative Care, 2005-06
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology, 1989-92

    Shadyside Hospital, Chief Medical Resident, 1988-89
    University of Pittsburgh, Internal Medicine, 1985-88

    Medical School
    Penn State University College of Medicine, 1985