Ann Allegre MD, FACP, FAAHPM, clinical associate professor of medicine for the University of Kansas School of Medicine, recently retired after a 28-year career in hospice and palliative medicine. She is a senior educator for the Spiritual Care Education Program. 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. She was named as Fellow of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine in 2008, and honored with the Hastings Center Cunniff-Dixon 2011 Award in the senior palliative care physician category.
Ann is on the faculty of Spiritual Care’s “Authentic Presence: Contemplative End-of-Life Care Certificate Program”.