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Anne Kinderman, MD

Title(s)Associate Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Stanford UniversityFellowship2009Hospice & Palliative Medicine
    University of California, San FranciscoClinician-Educator Fellowship2008Internal Medicine
    University of California, San FranciscoResidency 2007Internal Medicine
    Rush Medical CollegeMD2004Medicine
    Yale UniversityBA1999History
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    American Academy of Hospice & Palliative Medicine2015  - 2016Inspiring Leader Under 40
    Cambia Health Foundation2014  - 2016Sojourns Scholar Leadership Award
    American Academy of Hospice & Palliative Medicine2011  - 2012Young Investigator Award, Junior Faculty Division
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital2012  - 2013Medicine Service Subspecialist Consultant of the Year Award
    UCSF Symptom Management Service2007  - 2008Commitment to Patient Care Award
    UCSF Internal Medicine Residency2006  - 2007Excellence in General Medicine Award

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    Dr. Anne Kinderman is an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, and is the Director of the Supportive & Palliative Care Service at San Francisco General Hospital. After completing her Internal Medicine Residency at UCSF and Hospice & Palliative Medicine Fellowship at Stanford, she returned to San Francisco General in 2009, to help develop the Supportive & Palliative Care Consult Service, as its founding Director. Dr. Kinderman’s scholarly work has included developing a curriculum in palliative care interpreting for professional medical interpreters, promoting high-quality care for vulnerable patients with serious illness, and expanding palliative care services in safety net health systems. Within the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, she helped to create and served as the founding chair of a Special Interest Group focused on the healthcare Safety Net, which advances collaboration and scholarship among palliative care providers caring for vulnerable patients. In 2014, she received a Sojourns Scholars Leadership Award from the Cambia Health Foundation, to support her development as a leader in Palliative Care, and was subsequently named an Inspiring Leader Under 40 by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

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    1. Xu MJ, Su D, Deboer R, Garcia M, Tahir P, Anderson W, Kinderman A, Braunstein S, Sherertz T. Palliative Oncologic Care Curricula for Providers in Resource-Limited and Underserved Communities: a Systematic Review. J Cancer Educ. 2019 04; 34(2):205-215. PMID: 29264703.
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    2. Bischoff KE, O'Riordan DL, Fazzalaro K, Kinderman A, Pantilat SZ. Identifying Opportunities to Improve Pain Among Patients With Serious Illness. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2018 03; 55(3):881-889. PMID: 29030211.
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    3. Kamal AH, Anderson WG, Boss RD, Brody AA, Campbell TC, Creutzfeldt CJ, Hurd CJ, Kinderman AL, Lindenberger EC, Reinke LF. The Cambia Sojourns Scholars Leadership Program: Project Summaries from the Inaugural Scholar Cohort. J Palliat Med. 2016 06; 19(6):591-600. PMID: 27168030.
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    4. Kinderman AL, Harris HA, Brousseau RT, Close P, Pantilat SZ. Starting and Sustaining Palliative Care in Public Hospitals: Lessons Learned from a Statewide Initiative. J Palliat Med. 2016 09; 19(9):908-16. PMID: 27167527.
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    5. Parrish M and Kinderman A.. “Spreading Palliative Care in Public Hospitals in California.” System change abstract, J Palliative Medicine, 15(3):A-4, March. 2012.
    6. Kinderman AL, Roat CA, and Parrish M.“Preventing the "Lost in Translation" Phenomenon: Piloting a Curriculum for Health Care Interpreters in End-of-Life Conversations (319-B)” Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 43(2):353-354. 2012.
    7. Kinderman A, Roat C, and Parrish M.“Improving Interpreting in Palliative Care.” Educational innovation abstract, J Palliative Medicine, 15(3):A-13, March. 2012.
    8. Kinderman AL and Julian K.. “Piloting a curriculum in ‘Practice Management’: Teaching New Dogs Old Tricks.” Educational innovation abstract, JGIM, April. 2007.
    9. Kinderman AL and Shim TL.. “Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis: A Rare Cause of Chronic Diarrhea and Ascites.” Clinical vignette, Journal of General Internal Medicine, 18:68, April. 2003.
    10. Harris HA, Epperhart R, Kinderman AL.. “A Hospital Wedding Ceremony,” published by Chinese American Coalition for Compassionate Care, 2011.