Anthony Nicholas Galanos, MD

Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor in the School of Nursing
Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society
Campus mail 3507 Busse Bldg, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 660-7552
Email address

Palliative Care; end of life care; hospitalized elderly

In Their Words

Education and Training

  • M.D., University of South Alabama, 1986


Adams, Judith, Donald E. Bailey, Ruth A. Anderson, and Anthony N. Galanos. “Adaptive leadership: a novel approach for family decision making..” J Palliat Med 16, no. 3 (March 2013): 326–29.

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Speicher, Paul J., Sandhya A. Lagoo-Deenadayalan, Anthony N. Galanos, Theodore N. Pappas, and John E. Scarborough. “Expectations and outcomes in geriatric patients with do-not-resuscitate orders undergoing emergency surgical management of bowel obstruction..” Jama Surg 148, no. 1 (January 2013): 23–28.

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Galanos, Anthony Nicholas, Deborah A. Morris, Carl F. Pieper, Angela M. Poppe-Ries, and Karen E. Steinhauser. “End-of-life care at an academic medical center: are attending physicians, house staff, nurses, and bereaved family members equally satisfied? Implications for palliative care..” Am J Hosp Palliat Care 29, no. 1 (February 2012): 47–52.

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Galanos, Anthony Nicholas, Emma C. Neff, and Roschelle A. Heuberger. “What is "optimal nourishment" for older adults at the end of life? A conversation. Interview by Connie W. Bales..” J Nutr Elder 29, no. 4 (October 2010): 386–92.

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