Karen Costello

Karen Costello, MSS

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Karen Costello, MSS is the newest addition to the HelpLine team at CSC, joining the organization on October 16, 2019.

Karen has worked in oncology related roles for over 25 years with organizations such as Fox Chase Cancer Center and Penn Medicine in the Philadelphia area and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in Southern NJ and Philadelphia. She has a personal commitment to the field of oncology and improving the patient experience. Most recently at Penn, Karen led multi disciplinary teams in radiation oncology by building treatment centers, hiring and training in areas of quality and safety and patient support and satisfaction as well as implementing patient focused programming.

Outside of work, Karen’s interests include; cycling, hiking, music and spending time with family and friends. Karen’s married and has two teenaged sons and two rescue dogs and lives in Southern New Jersey.