Tara Hearn, LMSW

Titles and Roles

Social Worker
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
Social Worker
Brain and Spine Tumors
Breast Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Lung Cancer
Prostate Cancer


Tara Hearn, LMSW, is a social worker who joined the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory team in 2022. Ms. Hearn is passionate about social work and committed to helping individuals and families throughout their cancer journeys. She has worked as a social worker over 10 years in a variety of settings including inpatient hospital discharge planning, insurance case management, hospice and child welfare. She has seen firsthand the transformative power of social work in people's lives and it is this that motives her to continue doing this important work.


Ms. Hearn received a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology/Social Work from Tougaloo College and Masters in Social Work from Kennesaw State University.

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