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


Ali, R. R., K. M. Winkfield, and A. N. Galanos. “Antidepressant medication use in palliative care.” The American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care 23, no. 4 (2006): 267.


Johnson, Kimberly S., Maragatha Kuchibhatala, Richard J. Sloane, David Tanis, Anthony N. Galanos, and James A. Tulsky. “Ethnic differences in the place of death of elderly hospice enrollees.” J Am Geriatr Soc 53, no. 12 (December 2005): 2209–15.

Full Text

Ries, A. P., A. N. Galanos, E. J. Phipps, and L. E. Braitman. “Place of death and caregiver satisfaction [2] (multiple letters).” American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine 21, no. 6 (November 1, 2004): 418.


Galanos, A. N., and K. Elbert-Avila. “Palliative care in long-term care: Communicating with families.” Annals of Long Term Care 12, no. 7 (July 1, 2004): 26–32.


Galanos, Anthony N. “Hospital-based palliative care units: answering a growing need.” N C Med J 65, no. 4 (July 2004): 217–20.