Elizabeth Horn Prsic, MD

Assistant Professor

Physician Biography

Dr. Elizabeth Prsic is a physician specializing in medical oncology and palliative care. She received her medical degree from the George Washington School of Medicine. She completed internal medicine residency and medical oncology fellowship at Brown University. Dr. Prsic received a T32 NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service award and completed a research fellowship through the Division of Hematology Oncology at Brown University where she focused on end-of-life and palliative care. During research fellowship, she studied cancer epidemiology, biostatistics and health policy at the Brown University School of Public Health. 

Dr. Prsic is an assistant professor at Yale Medical School and serves as an attending physician at the Smilow Cancer Hospital and Yale New Haven Hospital. Her research interests include end-of-life care, health care utilization, and symptom management among oncology patients. She is passionate about supporting patients with advanced cancer and their caregivers. Dr. Prsic is dedicated to serving patients with serious or life-limiting illness with complex medical needs or difficult-to-control symptoms. She is committed to medical education and academic mentorship.

Clinical Interests

  • Palliative Care

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult; Geriatric
Referrals: Not Applicable

Patient Care Organizations

Internal Medicine

Palliative and End-of-Life Care Education

Yale Cancer Center: Palliative Care Program

Yale Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine AB of Internal Medicine (2015)

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine AB of Internal Medicine (2018)

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Contact Info

Elizabeth Horn Prsic, MD
Mailing Address
333 Cedar Street LMP 1072
New Haven, CT 06520