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VJ Periyakoil, MD
Associate Dean for Research,
Stanford University School of Medicine, 
Director, Stanford Aging and Ethnogeriatrics (SAGE) Center,
Director, Palliative Care Education, and Training,
VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Twitter: @palliator

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.

Dr. Periyakoil can be contacted at :


Phone  650-493-5000 x 65039