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James Hallenbeck, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medical Discipline) at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System

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Contact Information

  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (415) 493-5000
    Alternate Contact
    Tel Work 650-849-0175


Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Chief of Staff for Extended Care, VA Palo Alto Health Care System (2004 - present)

Honors and Awards

  • Pioneer in Palliative Care, Journal of Palliative Medicine (2009)
  • David M. Worthen Award for Academic Excellence, Department of Veterans Affairs (2002)
  • 2002 Henry J Kaiser Award for Outstanding and Innovative Contributions to Medical Education, Stanford School of Medicine (2002)

Professional Education

Chief Resident: Stanford, Internal Medicine (1987)
Residency: UCSF, Internal Medicine (1986)
MD: Emory University, Medicine (1983)

Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Research in hospice and palliative care with emphases on physician education, cultural aspects of end-of-life care, and healthcare system issues.




Prior Year Coursescourses of James Hallenbeck



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