Gregg K. VandeKieft, MD, MA

Medical Director, Palliative Care Program, Providence St. Peter Hospital; Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine; Adjunct Faculty, Providence St. Peter Family Medicine Residency Program

Assembly Sessions - Patient-based Care: Hospice Care and End-of-Life Issues (including Advance Directives): Improving Primary Care, CME149, CME150

Dr. VandeKieft is a board-certified family physician practicing hospice and palliative medicine in Olympia, Washington. He emphasizes patient-centered care with a focus on complex symptom management that takes into consideration treatment goals and advance care planning. Dr. VandeKieft has been teaching for 18 years and is particularly interested in palliative care, medical ethics, and medical humanities. He has received numerous awards, including residency teaching awards from Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine and the Providence St. Peter Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, and the Michigan State Hospice and Palliative Care Organization's Hospice Leadership Award. Dr. VandeKieft tweets as @vandekieftg.