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Dr. Russell Portenoy, M.D.

Russell Portenoy, M.D.

Professor, The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology (Pain & Palliative Care)

Professor, Department of Family and Social Medicine

Areas of Research: Clinical trials of pharmacological and nonpharmacological treatments for pain and other symptoms, evaluation of new care models for the chronically ill, epidemiology of sources of distress in advanced disease

Professional Interests


Medical School: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Residency: St. Luke's-Roosevent (Internal Medicine), Jacobi Medical Center (Neurology)

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