Stephanie Cassone, FNP-BC, ACHPN

Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Associate Professor of Practice, Simmons University

Educational and professional experience

2010                 Registered Nurse, Simmons College
2012                 MSN, FNP-BC, Simmons College(Recipient of Award of Excellence in Clinical Practice in Primary Healthcare Nursing)
2012-2013        Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner, Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island
2013-2015        Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner, Cedars Sinai Medical Center
2014                 ACHPN certification
2014-2018        Simmons University (nursing@simmons), Adjunct faculty for Pharmacology
2015-2017         Hematology Nurse Practitioner, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
2017-2018         Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner, Virginia Mason Medical Center
2018-current      Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

2019                  Associate Professor of Practice, Simmons University

Current teaching and research interests

Stephanie Cassone FNP-BC, ACHPN, is palliative care nurse practitioner with advanced certification in hospice and palliative nursing. Her clinical experience includes 7 years providing outpatient and inpatient palliative care consultation as well as caring for hematology patients in the outpatient setting. She is currently a member of the “Heartpal” team at Brigham and Women’s Hospital where she is helping to develop an embedded palliative care program with the advanced heart disease group. 
Stephanie has been a part of the Simmons University teaching team since 2014 and was recently promoted to Associate Professor of Practice. She greatly enjoys curriculum development, engaging students in learning, and helping to train future nurse practitioners.