Medical Director | Zusman Hospice

Zusman Hospice delivers expert medical care with compassion and dignity, led by Jennifer Hirsh, MD, our full-time Medical Director.  Dr. Hirsh is a 2002 graduate of The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health.  She completed a neurology residency, followed by a fellowship in palliative medicine, both at The Ohio State University.  Board certified in Neurology and Hospice & Palliative Medicine, Dr. Hirsh joined Zusman Hospice as Medical Director in 2007.

Sheri Knepel, MD, joined the Zusman Hospice as associate medical director in 2015. She came to the team from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center where she completed a residency in emergency medicine and a fellowship in hospice and palliative medicine, was elected chief resident and won an award for clinical excellence. In addition to graduating from The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Dr. Knepel has a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy from the University of Toledo.
Patients and their families have direct access to Dr. Hirsch and Dr. Knepel through medical house calls and while at our in-patient unit, Zusman House.
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