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VJ Periyakoil, MD, Clinical Associate Professor
Director Stanford Successful Aging Program
Project Director and Founder, Stanford eCampus
Director, Stanford Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program


VJ Periyakoil, MD , Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine; Director, Stanford Palliative Care Education & Training Program & the Stanford Hospice & Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program.

Dr. Periyakoil is a peer reviewer for NIH (for the National Institute of Aging, National Institutes of Health). She is the Senior Associate Editor of the Journal of Palliative Medicine, the Vice Chair of the Ethnogeriatrics Committee of the American Geriatrics Society, the Chair of the American Board of Internal Medicine’s Hospice & Palliative Medicine SEP Committee and the the Editor-in-Chief of the AAHPM Quarterly of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, . Her work has been and is funded by grants from NIH, HRSA, foundations as well as the Department of Veterans Affairs.


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Twitter: @palliator

Phone  650-493-5000 x 65039