Alen Voskanian MD, FAAHPM - Licensed Member

Alen Voskanian

Specialty: Family Medicine


Address:
990 W. 190th Street Suite 550
Torrance, CA 90502

Phone Number: 310-324-2273

Fax Number: 310-450-8468


UCLA Care Center

Address:
1399 Roxbury Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90035

Phone Number: 90035

Dr. Voskanian is the Regional Medical Director for VITAS Innovative Hospice Care in California, and Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles. He is board certified in hospice and palliative┬ámedicine, family medicine, and an HIV specialist certified by the American Academy of HIV Medicine. His primary interest is increasing awareness regarding end-of-life care and addressing the barriers that prevent timely access to hospice and palliative care programs. His work focuses on educating and training physicians in order to improve the quality of end-of-life care. He has been active in teaching end-of-life care in HIV infected patients and has written the book chapter on End-of-Life-Care for Patients with AIDS, in the book titled 20 Common Problems in End-Of-Life Care. He has been involved in numerous research studies in the field of HIV both as primary investigator and sub-investigator. Dr. Voskanian is a graduate of U.C. Berkeley and U.C. Irvine Medical School. He completed his residency at UCLA followed by a fellowship in HIV at AIDS Healthcare Foundation. Dr. Voskanian was selected from a pool of over 900 applicants to be an innovation advisor by Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI). His project at CMS/CMMI is based on providing outpatient palliative care in order to provide better end-of-life care. Dr. Voskanian is the recipient of Cunniff-Dixon/Hasting Center’s physician award in 2013 for excellence in end-of-life care.