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Taylor Aglio, MD, MEd

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Practice Name Connecticut Children's Specialty Group


BS, Loyola College Maryland, 2010
MD, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 2015
MEd, University of Cincinnati, 2023

Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2015-2018

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 2019-2023

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Faculty Appointment

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

    Clinical Expertise

    Taylor Aglio, MD, is an attending physician in the Division of Pain & Palliative Medicine and the Center for Cancer & Blood Disorders at Connecticut Children’s. Dr. Aglio’s clinical interests include early integration of palliative care into the care of children with high-risk cancers, as well as improving communication between patients, families, and the care team across the illness trajectory.

    Selected Publications

    • Aglio T, Autrey AK, Shostrom VK, Weaver MS, Kaye EC, Lindley LC. Continued challenges accessing pediatric hospice services. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2022 Dec;64(6):e383-e385. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2022.08.009. Epub 2022 Aug 21.

    • Aglio T, Porter A, Bien K, Clark L, Hashmi S, Kaye EC. Training in expression of authentic condolences in healthcare: a pilot study. J Palliat Med. 2022 Nov;25(11):1697-1701. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2022.0181. Epub 2022 Aug 18.PMID: 35984999.

    • Aglio T, Woods C, Baker JN, Mack JW, Kaye EC. “Seed Planting” As an Approach for Longitudinal Prognostic Disclosure in Pediatric Cancer: A Case Series. J Palliat Med. 2023 Mar;26(3):447-451. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2022.0219. Epub 2022 Sep 12. PMID: 36094817.

    • Spraker-Perlman HL, Aglio T, Kaye EC, Levine D, Barnett B, Berry Carter K, McNeil M, Clark L, Baker JN, The St Jude Quality Of Life Steering Council. Leveraging grief: Involving bereaved parents in pediatric palliative oncology program planning and development. Children (Basel). 2021 Jun 3;8(6):472. doi: 10.3390/children8060472.

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