Peter Pompei, MD

Geriatrician

Clinical Professor, Medicine - General Medical Disciplines

Senior Care

  • 211 Quarry Road
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-725-5222
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Professional Education

Internship: University of North Carolina School of Medicine (1983) NC

Residency: University of North Carolina School of Medicine (1983) NC

Board Certification: Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1988)

Fellowship: Cornell University Medical College (1985) NY

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1983)

Medical Education: University of Chicago Hospitals (1977) IL

Fellowship, NY Hosp-Cornell Medical College, General Internal Medicine (1983)

Residency, Univ North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Medicine (1983)

Resident, Univ North Carolina, Chapel Hill, General Surgery (1979)

BA, The Johns Hopkins University, Biochemistry (1973)

MD, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Medicine (1977)

Honors & Awards

Department of Medicine David A. Rytand Clinical Teaching Award, Stanford University School of Medicine (2004)

Department of Medicine Chief Resident Teaching Award, Stanford University School of Medicine (2003)

General Internal Medicine Divisional Teaching Award, Stanford University School of Medicine (2001)

Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Stanford University School of Medicine (2000)

Geriatrics Recognition Award, American Geriatrics Society (1999)

Fellow, American College of Physicians (1994)

Alpha Omega Alpha, Pritzker School of Medicine (1977)

Phi Beta Kappa, The Johns Hopkins University (1973)

Administrative Appointments

Member, Professional Education Executive Committee, American Geriatrics Society (2004 - 2008)

Member, Improving Doctoring for Elder Americans Task Force, Society of General Internal Medicine (2003 - 2004)

Member, Test-Writing Committee/Recent Advances Self-Evaluation Process Module in Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2003 - 2003)

Member, ITE/ABIM Questions Review Project, American Geriatrics Society (2003 - 2003)

Associate Program Director, Medicine Residency Program, Stanford University School of Medicine (2000 - 2009)

Member, Adverse Drug Committee, Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Medicine (2000 - 2012)

Member, Jahnigan Career Development Awards Review Committee, American Geriatrics Society (2000 - Present)

Chair, Education Committee, American Geriatrics Society (2000 - 2004)

Reviewer and Interviewer, Medical School Admissions Committee, Stanford University Medical Center, School of Medicine (1998 - Present)

Member, External Peer Review Committee, UC Davis, Academic Geriatric Resource Center (1998 - 2000)

Medical Director, Internal Medicine Clinic, Stanford University, Division of GIM (1997 - 2010)

Medical Director, Lytton Gardens Health Care Center (1996 - Present)

Member, Committee for Resident Training and Clinical Service, Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Medicine (1996 - 2009)

Member, Department of Medicine Intern Selection Committee, Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Medicine (1996 - 2009)

Member, Resident Review Committee, Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Medicine (1996 - 2009)

Member, National Scientific Advisory Council, American Federation for Aging Research (1995 - 2000)

Director, Fellowship Program in Geriatric Medicine, VA Palo Alto Health Care System (1995 - 2003)

Deputy Director, Increasing Geriatrics Expertise in non-Primary Care Specialties, American Geriatrics Society (1994 - Present)

Diabetes Mellitus in later life
Pompei, P. (2006). Diabetes Mellitus in later life. GENERATIONS-JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY ON AGING, 30(3), 39-44.

Benefits of resident work hours regulation
Skeff, K. M., Ezeji-Okoye, S., Pompei, P., & Rockson, S. (2004). Benefits of resident work hours regulation. ANNALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, 140(10), 816-817.

Safety of antidepressants in the elderly.
Sommer, B. R., Fenn, H., Pompei, P., DeBattista, C., Lembke, A., & Flores, B. (2003). Safety of antidepressants in the elderly. Expert opinion on drug safety, 2(4), 367-383.

Osteoarthritis: What to look for, and when to treat it
Pompei, P., & Clyman, B. B. (1996). Osteoarthritis: What to look for, and when to treat it. GERIATRICS, 51(8), 36-?.

Effective learning of geriatric medicine - A challenge to clinical teachers
Skeff, K. M., Pompei, P., & Stratos, G. A. (1996). Effective learning of geriatric medicine - A challenge to clinical teachers. JOURNAL OF GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE, 11(7), 435-436.