The National Palliative Care Research Center

Curing suffering through palliative care research.


Abraham (Ab) Brody PhD, RN, FAAN, FPCN

New York University College of Nursing

Ab Brody, PhD, RN, FAAN, FPCN, is a board certified geriatric and palliative care nurse practitioner with an expertise in home-based interprofessional care of seriously ill older adults. His program of research focuses on how to improve symptom assessment and management of dementia and other chronic conditions through interprofessional care in community based settings including home health and hospice. Dr. Brody was an inaugural Cambia Healthcare Foundation Sojourns Scholar, and has multiple grants from the NIH, John A. Hartford Foundation, and VA in this area. Dr. Brody was a 2012 NPCRC Junior Faculty Career Development Awardee and is currently a member of the NPCRC Scientific Review Committee and PCRC Steering Committee.