Alex Wolf

Alex Thomas Wolf , DNP

Nurse Practitioner

Medical Sciences Building

COM Family Medicine - 0582

Professional Summary

Alex Wolf is a nurse practitioner specializing in palliative care, which focuses on improving quality of life for patients and families dealing with serious illnesses.  Alex helps his patients manage the symptoms and stress of their illness and greatment, and he uses his communication skills to help patients understand their condition and navigate complex medical decisions.  He works closely with the rest of the healthcare team to provide the best care possible for patients.

Alex received his Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the University of Virginia in 2016.  He is passionate about improving access to palliative care for all patients.  In 2019, he was appointed to the Ohio Palliative Care and Quality of Life Interdisciplinary Council, and he has published articles about palliative care education for healthcare providers.


Doctor of Nursing Practice: University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA, 2016

M.S., Nursing: University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA, 2016

B.S., Nursing: Regis University Denver, CO, 2010


American Association of Critical Care Nurses (Certification Date: 07-01-2016 )

Clinical Interests

Family Medicine


Published Abstracts

Wolf AT, White KR, Epstein EG, & Enfield KB (2019. ) Palliative Care and Moral Distress: An Institutional Survey of Critical Care Nurses .[Abstract]Critical Care Nurse, 39 (5 ) ,38-49Author

Wolf AT (2016. ) Palliative Care and Moral Distress in the Intensive Care Unit: An Integrative Literature Review .[Abstract]Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing, 18 (5 ) ,405-412Author

Book Chapter

Wiencek C & Wolf A (2019 ) The Palliative Care Advanced Practice Nurse The Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing .New York, Oxford University Press (Co-Author)

Contact Information

Practice - University of Cincinnati Medical Center
234 Goodman St
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45219
Phone: 513-584-8181