Lisa M. Humphrey, MD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Lisa M. Humphrey, MD, is the Director of Hospice and Palliative Medicine at Nationwide Children's Hospital. She participates in inpatient consultative palliative care, outpatient palliative care management and home-based palliative care and hospice. Lisa is also the Hospice and Palliative Medicine (HPM) Fellowship Program Director at Nationwide Children's Hospital.

Dr. Humphrey’s research interests include quality improvement at both the patient and programmatic level. She is a founding member of the national pediatric palliative care quality improvement consortium and an executive member of the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Academic and Clinical Areas
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Physician of the Year, Lifeline of Ohio, 2016
  • Member, Section of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2014 - Present
  • Executive Committee Member, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2009 - Present
  • FAAP, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2008 - Present

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 05/01/2013

Board Certifications
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Pediatrics
Fellowship Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Date Completed: 06/30/2009
Residency Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Date Completed: 06/30/2008
Medical School Case Western Reserve University Date Completed: 05/16/2004
Undergraduate School Columbia College - Columbia University Date Completed: 05/15/1996
Professional Experience

2010 - 2013 Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Director Palliative Medicine

2009 - 2010 Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Pediatric Hospitalist

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