Director of Clinical Programs
Sarah is the Director of Clinical Programs and is responsible for delivering CancerCare’s free services to people whose lives are affected by cancer while overseeing administrative aspects of the social work department. Sarah is passionate about creating and developing specialized programs to meet the needs of underserved populations and has a specialization in working with children, adolescents and young adults.
She is a member of the Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW), the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), and the Social Work Hospice & Palliative Care Network. She has been a featured speaker for Connect Education Workshops and various national conferences. In 2020, she was awarded the Aquamarine Leadership Award by the National Association of Social Workers, New York City Chapter.
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Sarah shares, “It is rewarding to be a part of such a unique organization that strives to meet the needs of an underserved population. In my work with children, teens and young adults, I am amazed by their strength even in the most challenging times. It is a privilege to be a part of the cancer experience; it lends meaning to my role as an oncology social worker.”