Palliative Care Team

Elizabeth Rogers, M.D.

Associate Professor, Pediatrics
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco

Elizabeth Rogers completed her undergraduate degree in Slavic Languages and Literature and History of Science at Harvard University in 1998.  She then received her medical degree from Stanford University in 2003 and completed residency training in pediatrics at University of California San Francisco.  Her major interests are in the neurodevelopmental follow up of premature and critically ill...

Summer Segal, PhD, MS

Genetic Counselor
Grief and loss specialist
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco

Summer Segal is a grief and loss specialist with the integrated pediatric pain and palliative care service. She cares for patients and families who are adjusting to a new diagnosis or prognosis, living with a serious illness, or coping with pregnancy loss or the loss of a child. She entered the field of palliative medicine by way of her work as a genetic counselor, which focused on improving...