Erin M. Denney-Koelsch, M.D.

Erin M. Denney-Koelsch, M.D.

Contact Information

Calkins Creek Family Medicine
200 Red Creek Drive, Suite 100
Rochester, NY 14623

Appointment: (585) 273-1154

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Patient Care Bio

Dr. Denney-Koelsch received her medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry where she also completed her residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics.



She then completely the fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She currently works as a palliative care consultant in the Prenatal, Pediatric and Adult Palliative Care Programs. She is the Director of the Perinatal Supportive Care Program and the Program Director of the Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship.

When not seeing patients, she enjoys playing piano and oboe, organic gardening, raising chickens, and spending time outdoors with her family.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Patient- and Family-Centered Care Award 2013
Lawrence H. Kohn Senior Teaching Fellowship Award 2012
Patient- and Family-Centered Care Award. 2012
Pathway in Medical Ethics & Humanities 2004
Certificate of Commendation, Leah J. Dickstein Award | Assoc. of Women Psychiatrists for Essay on Mozart & Mental Illne 2004
Rochester Academy of Medicine Library Award | For Essay on Mozart and Mental Illness 2004
Guest Speaker, Corner Society for Medical History | For research on Mozart and Mental Illness 2004
Signa Xi Scientific Honor Society 1998 - 1999
Guerrigues Scholarship | Awarded to top 15 Swarthmore Musicians 1996 - 1999

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Medicine, Palliative Care (SMD) - Primary
Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics (SMD)

Specialties

Hospice and Palliative Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

Fellow | Palliative Medicine | University of Rochester Medical Center2010
Resident | Internal Medicine & Pediatrics Residency | University of Rochester Medical Center2008
MD | Medicine | University of Rochester School of Medicine2004
BA | Biology | Swarthmore College1999

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Palliative Care at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/2008 - 7/1/2010
Residency in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics at University of Rochester-Internal Med/Pediatrics Residency Program06/15/2005 - 06/23/2008
Internship in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics at University of Rochester-Internal Med/Pediatrics Residency Program06/15/2004 - 06/14/2005