Dr. Krystal Cascetta Death: Mount Sinai Hospital Oncologist, baby died in Westchester County murder-suicide; Somers shooting

New York Hematologist and Medical Oncologist passed away from suicide after shooting child dead - Learn more about Krystal Cascetta death and obituary

Dr. Krystal Cascetta Death – A New York State hematologist and Medical Oncologist passed away early Saturday from suicide after shooting her toddler daughter dead following a domestic incident. According to reports, Dr. Krystal Cascetta, who was an Oncologist at the famous Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai died after killing her child in an apparent murder-suicide.

The tragic incident happened early Saturday, August 5, 2023. Law enforcement agencies were called to a scene of a shooting at a resident in the town of Somers. At approximately 7:10 a.m., the murderer was located dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Law enforcement agencies say the woman entered her child’s room and killed her before turning the weapon on herself.

“entered her child’s room and shot her baby and then turned the gun on herself, statement,  “scene is consistent with a murder/suicide.”

Multiple officers from the New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) Somers were at the scene of the investigations.

Who Was Dr. Krystal Cascetta?

Dr. Krystal P. Cascetta was an Assistant Professor of the Mount Sinai Queens Infusion Center, an extension of the Tisch Cancer Institute at The Mount Sinai Hospital, and an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

Dr. Cascetta was a medical oncologist who also specializes in internal medicine. She earned her MD from Albany Medical College, where she was recognized for her humanistic clinical care, leadership, compassion, and commitment to service by being inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society. Dr. Cascetta went on to complete her internal medicine residency at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center and the North Shore University Hospital, both affiliated with the Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine.

She was honored as both Resident of the Year and Resident Teacher of the Year during her time as a medical student. She was the Chief Fellow of the Mount Sinai Hospital’s Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship Program. In 2020, she will have finished her Clinical Quality Fellowship with the United Hospital Fund and the Greater New York Hospital Association. She plans to graduate from Cornell University’s Sloan Program in Health Administration with an Executive Master of Health Administration in 2022.

Dr. Cascetta has been very involved in clinical trials for breast cancer. Breast cancer, gynecological cancer, sarcoma, and stomach cancer are among the primary areas of concentration in her clinical practice. To give the best possible treatment for her patients, she collaborates extensively with her colleagues in Radiation Oncology, Pathology, and Internal Medicine.

Dr. Krystal Cascetta Husband

In 2019, Krystal married Tim Talty. Talty is the proprietor of an independent enterprise specializing in the production and distribution of energy bars, which is aptly named Talty Bars. According to reports, the individual in question purportedly leveraged his spouse’s medical experience within his advertising efforts, asserting that her expertise in the field contributed to the development of a superior product.

Krystal Cascetta Obituary and Funeral Arrangements will be Released by the Family

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