UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Ross, Jeanette S

School of Medicine
Family & Community Medicine
(210) 617-5356
rossj@uthscsa.edu

Dr. Jeanette Ross is Director of Educational Initiatives Geriatric and Palliative Medicine Fellowships. Dr. Rosss academic interests include integrating Geriatric Palliative Care content into educational programs at the undergraduate and graduate medical education levels. Her main interests include: advanced communication skills, goals of care, pain management and management of falls in elders. Her clinical activities are based at the Audie L. Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital, where she works in the Geriatrics and Palliative Care Consultation Service, and the Geriatrics Clinic. Dr. Ross is interested in using social media to enhance teaching and learning.

3/2012 - Present Clinical Associate Professor University of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
9/2006 - Present Staff Physician Geriatrics and Extended care South Texas Veterans Health care System, San Antonio, TX
9/2006 - Present Associate Program Director for the Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship UTHSCSA, Medicine, San Antonio, TX