Dr Ann Allegre

Dr Ann AllegreDr Ann Allegre MD, FACP is Director of Medical Programmes for Kansas City Hospice. She also serves as Medical Director of the palliative Care Consult Service for Providence Health. A graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine, She practised internal medicine and geriatrics in Kansas City, Kansas from 1981 until 1999, and has specialised in hospice and palliative medicine since 1999. She began serving as a hospice medical director in 1988. She is board certified in internal medicine and in hospice and palliative medicine.

She is Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine for the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She was awarded the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine “Project on Death in America Community Leadership in Palliative Care Award” in 2007, in recognition of her outstanding contributions to the advancement of the field of palliative medicine through the education and training of future leaders.