Hospice & Palliative Medicine In the Division of General Medical Disciplines

Application Procedure

In order to apply, applicants need a completed Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Application packet, which includes the following:

Applicants who have recently completed residency training should request three letters of recommendation from faculty members in their specialty area who are familiar with their work. One of the letters must be from the Residency/Fellowship Program Director.  Applicants with medical practice experience should provide three letters of reference from physicians in their practice community who are familiar with their skills.

Note: Electronic submission of all requested information through ERAS website is strongly preferred.

To download the Application Form and instructions, click here.

The application packet and letters of recommendation should be sent via email to the following people:

VJ Periyakoil, MD
Director, The Stanford Palliative care Education and Training Program
Director, The Stanford University Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine,
Stanford University School of Medicine

Mr. Farrel Quadra, 650-493-5000 x 65039, Administrative Officer, Palliative Care

If you choose to use regular mail, please return three copies of the completed application packet and letters of recommendation to:

VJ Periyakoil, MD
Director, The Stanford Palliative care Education and Training Program
Director, The Stanford University Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine,
Stanford University School of Medicine
VA Hospice Care Center
VA Palo Alto HCS, Bldg. T-5, MC-171
3801 Miranda Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Attention: Farrel Quadra
Phone: (650) 493-5000 ext. 65039
Fax: (650) 849-0500

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