Faculty Profile

Dr. Serife Eti, M.D.

Serife Eti, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Family and Social Medicine

Areas of Research: Delivery of palliative care service in acute care settings Outcomes research Quality and Performance improvement

Professional Interests


Clinical Associate Professor

Department of Family and Social Medicine

Medical Director

Palliative Medicine Program

Montefiore Medical Center


Department: Family and Social Medicine

Practice Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Medical Education: University of Istanbul , School of Medicine

Residency: Department of Family and Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center

University of Istanbul, School of Medicine, Deaprtments of Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology

Fellowship: Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care, Beth Israel Medical Center, University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, NY

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Cornell University Medical College, NY, NY

 Main Location

Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467-2401
Phone: (718) 920-6378
Fax: (718) 881-6054
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Awards & Honors

Selected Publications


  • Liantonio J, Eti S : When it is beneficial to defer dialysis? J Fam. Pract. Dec 64(12) E:1-2, 2015

  • Nevadunsky NS, Gordon S, Spoozak L, VanArsdale A, Houa Y, Klobocista M, Eti S, Rapkin B, Goldberg GL. The role and timing of palliative medicine consultation for women with gynecologic malignancies: Association with end of life interventions and direct hospital costs. Gynecologic Oncology 132:3-7, 2014 Lead Article PMID 24183728

  • Eti S, O'Mahony S, McHugh M, Guilbe R, Blank A, Selwyn P. Outcomes of the Acute Palliative Care Unit in an Academic Medical Center. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2013 May 10

  • Nevadunsky, N, Brodt, Z, Eti, S, Rapkin, B, Rivera, E, Selwyn, P, Goldberg, G. Differences in the use of palliative medicine consultation in gynecologic malignancies in an urban hospital system
    Gynecologic Oncology,Volume 125, Supplement 1, March 2012, Page S117

  • Nevadunsky, N, Eti, S, Rivera, E, Harris, K, Chudnoff, S, Selwyn, P, Rapkin, B, Goldberg, G. Palliative medicine educational initiative for trainees in gynecologic oncology
    Gynecologic Oncology, Volume 125, Supplement 1, March 2012, S119-S120

  • Serife Eti, Guest Editor. Palliative Care, Prim Care Clin Office Pract, 38(2), 2011 PMID: 21628032

  • Eti, S. Palliative Care: Evolving field of Medicine, Prim Care Clin Office Pract. 38(2) 159-171, 2011 PMID: 21628031

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Montefiore Medical Center
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