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Allyson Cook, MD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Baylor University, Waco, TexasB.A.12/2007Sociology, Chemistry, Great Texts
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TexasM.D.06/2012Medicine
    University of Texas Southwestern/ Parkland Hospital, Dallas, TexasResidency07/2017General Surgery
    Stanford University, Stanford, CaliforniaFellowship07/2018Surgical Critical Care
    Stanford University, Stanford, CaliforniaFellowship07/2019Hospice and Palliative Medicine

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    Dr. Allyson Cook is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Palliative medicine at UCSF. She primarily cares for patients in the inpatient setting.

    Dr. Cook completed her general surgery training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and her Critical Care and Palliative Medicine training at Stanford University.

    She joined the UCSF Division of Palliative Medicine in September of 2019 and her clinical focus is on inpatient palliative care. Her research and education interests focus on the intersection of surgery, critical care, and palliative medicine as well as the integration of palliative care principles into the training and practice of surgeons and critical care clinicians.

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    1. Lin, JA, Cook, AC. A Surgeon’s Review for Difficult Conversations. Current Surgery Reports. 2020 Mar; 8(2). .A Surgeon’s Review for Difficult Conversations. Current Surgery Reports. 2020; 2(8).
    2. Cook AC, Langston JA, Jaramillo JD, Edwards KE, Wong HN, Aslakson RA. Opportunities for Palliative Care in Patients With Burn Injury-A Systematic Review. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2019 Nov 24. PMID: 31775021.
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    3. Cook AC, Joseph B, Mohler MJ, Inaba K, Bruns BR, Nakonezny PA, Kerby JD, Brasel KJ, Wolf SE, Cuschieri J, Paulk ME, Rhodes RL, Brakenridge SC, Ekeh AP, Phelan HA. Validation of a Geriatric Trauma Prognosis Calculator: A P.A.L.Li.A.T.E. Consortium Study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Oct; 65(10):2302-2307. PMID: 28804877.
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    4. Ahl R, Phelan HA, Dogan S, Cao Y, Cook AC, Mohseni S. Predicting In-Hospital and 1-Year Mortality in Geriatric Trauma Patients Using Geriatric Trauma Outcome Score. J Am Coll Surg. 2017 Mar; 224(3):264-269. PMID: 28017806.
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    5. Cook AC, Joseph B, Inaba K, Nakonezny PA, Bruns BR, Kerby JD, Brasel KJ, Wolf SE, Cuschieri J, Paulk ME, Rhodes RL, Brakenridge SC, Phelan HA. Multicenter external validation of the Geriatric Trauma Outcome Score: A study by the Prognostic Assessment of Life and Limitations After Trauma in the Elderly (PALLIATE) consortium. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Feb; 80(2):204-9. PMID: 26595708.
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