Francine Arneson, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 04/27/2022
Curriculum Vitae

 

 

Curriculum Vitae

 

          Francine V. Arneson

 

 

 

Contact Information:

 

Address:              6530 Killarney Park Drive

                            Wentworth, SD 57075

 

Telephone:              (605) 270-7456

 

Email:                            [email protected]

 

 

 

Education:

 

2012- 2013                            Vanderbilt University Palliative Medicine              

Fellowship              

  •       Board Certified 10/2/14                                          Nashville, TN

 

2011- 2012                             Vanderbilt University Vascular Neurology

Fellowship                                                                                    Nashville, TN

 

2008-2011                            Vanderbilt University Neurology Residency                            Nashville, TN

  • Board Certified 9/22/11

 

2007-2008                            Vanderbilt University Medicine Internship                            Nashville, TN

 

2005- 2007                            Vanderbilt University Medical School                            Nashville, TN

  •                  M.D.

 

2002-2004                            University of North Dakota School of Medicine              Grand Forks, ND

 

1998-2001                            University of North Dakota                                                        Grand Forks, ND

  •                  B.S. Psychology
  •                  Minor in Biology

 

1997-1998                            Minot State University                                                        Minot, ND

 

1992-1997                            DesLacs High School                                                           DesLacs, ND

  •                  Diploma

 

Posters and Oral Presentations:

October 2021:              Lecture: A JOINT effort between oncology and palliative care: The potential role of cannabis in cancer patients with HIGH symptom burden

              Avera Oncology Symposium

Sioux Falls, SD

 

November 2020              Lecture: Supporting Patient Goals across Disciplines

                                          14th Annual Supportive Care Conference

OSF Healthcare System

                                          Peoria, IL

                                         

October 2020                             Lecture: Difficult Conversations with Key Audiences

                                          Physician’s Academy

                                          Gary, SD

 

March 2020                            Panelist

                                          Women in Medicine

                                          Sanford School of Medicine

                                          Sioux Falls, SD

 

March 2020                            Guest Speaker

                                          Spirituality in Medicine

                                          Sanford School of Medicine

                                          Sioux Falls, SD

 

December 2019              Lecture

Staying Comfortable: Living Well with Serious Illness: Early Integration of Palliative Care

4th Annual Geriatrics Symposium

Sioux Falls, SD

 

November 2019              Poster Presentation

South Dakota (SD) Palliative Care Network: Needs Assessment and Analysis of Patient Access to Palliative Care Services across South Dakota

CAPC National Seminar

Atlanta, GA

 

October 2019                            Lecture: Conversations with Key Audiences

                                          Physician’s Academy

                                          Gary, SD

 

October 2019                            4th Annual Palliative Medicine Symposium

                                          Coordinator/Lecturer

                            Sioux Falls, SD             

             

September 2019              Poster Presentation

Clinical and financial outcomes in cancer patients with integration of specialty palliative care versus standard oncology care

ASCO Quality Care Symposium

San Diego, CA

 

February 2019                            Lecture

                                          Palliative Care/Advance Care Planning/Whole Person Care

Physician’s Academy

                                          Gary, SD

 

December 2018              Webinar

On His Own Terms: Outpatient Palliative Care for the Patient Who is a “Fighter”

Supportive Care Coalition Webinar Series

 

November 2018              3rd Annual Palliative Medicine Symposium

                                          Coordinator, lecturer

                                          Sioux Falls, SD

 

October 2018                            On Call with the Prairie Doc TV Show

                                          Caregivers, Those at Home caring for us When We Become Disabled

                                          Brookings, SD

 

August 2018                            Lecture

                                          Palliative Care Overview for Family Medicine Residents

                                          Sioux Falls, SD

 

May 2018                            Lecture

                                          Advance Care Planning

                                          Caring Professionals Conference

                                          Sioux Falls, SD

 

April 2018                            Lecture

The Interdisciplinary Team, Whole Person Care, and the Total Pain Concept

              SSOM Internal Medicine Residency Program

              Sioux Falls, SD

 

February 2018                            Lecture/Panel Discussion

                                          Crucial Conversations

                                          Physician’s Academy

                                          Gary, SD

 

November 2017              2nd Annual Palliative Medicine Symposium

                                          Coordinator, lecturer

                                          Sioux Falls, SD

 

September 2017              Lecture

                                          Balancing Patient and Family- Strategies at the Bedside

                                          Avera Oncology Symposium

Sioux Falls, SD

 

September 2017              Lecture

                                          Palliative Medicine Pearls for the Non-Palliative Medicine Doc

                                          American College of Physicians, SD Chapter, Annual Meeting

                                          Brookings, SD

 

February 2017                            Lecture/Panel Discussion

                                          Crucial Conversations

                                          Physician’s Academy

                                          Gary, SD

             

November 2016              1st Annual Palliative Medicine Symposium

                                          Coordinator, lecturer

                                          Sioux Falls, SD

 

September 2016               On-Call with the Prairie Doc TV Show

                                          Care to Reduce Suffering

                                          Brookings, SD

 

September 2016               Lecture

Conducting a Family Meeting

              Avera Oncology Symposium

              Sioux Falls, SD

 

August 2016              Lecture

              The Family Meeting

              SSOM Internal Medicine Residency Program

              Sioux Falls, SD

 

August 2016              Lecture

Hospice Eligibility

SSOM Internal Medicine Residency Program

Sioux Falls, SD

 

February 2016              Lecture/Panel Discussion

Palliative Medicine Difficult Cases

              Physician’s Academy

              Gary, SD

 

November 2015               Lecture

              Palliative Medicine for the Primary Care Provider

              CFM Residency program

              Sioux Falls, SD

 

October 2015              Panel Member

              Relationship with Colleagues

              New Physician Orientation Avera Medical Group

              Sioux Falls, SD

 

September 2015              Panel Member

              Ethics in Oncology

              Avera Oncology Symposium

              Sioux Falls, SD

 

September 2015              Lecture

              Successful Strategies for Communicating with Patients

Avera Oncology Symposium

Sioux Falls, SD

 

September 2015              Lecture

              Dealing with Difficult Families

              Life Circle South Dakota

              Sioux Falls, SD

 

April 2015              Lecture

Involvement of Palliative Medicine in Caring for the Trauma Patient

23rd Annual Avera McKennan Trauma Symposium

Sioux Falls, SD

 

February 2015              Panel Member

              Crucial Conversations

              Avera Physician’s Academy

              Gary, SD

 

February 2015              Panel Member

              Dealing with Medical Futility at the Bedside

              Avera Ethics Conference

              Sioux Falls, SD

 

September 2014              Lecture

              Conducting a Family Meeting

              Avera Oncology Symposium

              Sioux Falls, SD

 

February 2013              Poster Presentation

              Francine Arneson, MD; Howard Kirshner, MD; Christopher Lee, MD, MPH

              Advance Care Directives in Stroke

              International Stroke Conference, Honolulu Hawaii

 

November 2012              Lecture

Stroke and Palliative Care

15th Annual Harold “Jobe” Bernard Stroke and Neurosciences Symposium.  Nashville TN

 

November 2011              Lecture

Signs and Symptoms of Stroke 

14th Annual Harold “Jobe” Bernard Stroke and Neurosciences Symposium.  Nashville TN

 

April 2011              Platform presentation

Francine Arneson, MD; Christopher Lee, MD; Mohana Karlekar, MD; Sumathi Misra, MD; Jane Howard, MD; Hui Nian; Lily Wang, PhD; Peter Donofrio MD;Amanda Peltier MD

Attitudes towards Palliative and End-of-Life Care in ALS Patients and Providers

American Academy of Neurology, Honolulu Hawaii

 

February 2011              Neurology Grand Rounds

Palliative Care in Neurology

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Neurology, Nashville TN

 

2006-2007                            Vanderbilt Neurology Podcast Series

 

April 05, 2005              Oral Presentation

Johnson, Francine; Neumann, Megan; Chen, Kong

Resting and 24-hour Energy Metabolism in Patients with Cirrhosis

Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology Conference

 

April 01, 2000                                          Oral Presentation

                                                        Johnson, Francine; Achen, Virginia R.; Rada, Jody

                                                        Inhibition of scleral gelatinase a activity by captopril

                                                        North Dakota Academy of Science

 

 

Grants:

 

07/19 - 6/24                             1R01CA240090-01 (Armstrong)  

                                          NIH/NCI 

                                          Advancing Palliative Care in Northern Plain American Indians

                                          Key Investigator

                                         

Mentoring:

Summer 2019                            Preceptor for DNP student Katherine Huff

 

 

Awards Received:

 

2019                                          Fellow of the Academy of Hospice and

                                          Palliative Medicine

 

2009                                          Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society                            Vanderbilt University

                                                                                                                              Nashville, TN

2004-2005                    American Diabetes Association- Medical               Vanderbilt University

Scholars Award                                                        Nashville, TN

 

Summer 2003                            Medical Student Research Training                            Vanderbilt University

 

Program in Diabetes, Endocrinology,                            Nashville, TN                                                                                                           

and Metabolism

2001                                          Magnum Cum Laude                                                        Grand Forks, ND

 

2000                                          Mortar Board National Honor Society              Grand Forks, ND

       President

 

2000                                          Golden Key National Honor Society                            Grand Forks, ND

 

2000                                          Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society                            Grand Forks, ND

 

 

Positions Held:

 

2016-present              American Cancer Society Board Member

2015-2020              Supportive Care Coalition Board Member

2015-2016              Physician Academy Leadership Development Program, Sioux Falls SD

2015-present              Clinical Associate Professor at University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine

2015-present              SSOM Department of Internal Medicine Avera Division Chief of Ethics and Palliative Medicine, Sioux Falls SD

2014-present              Palliative Medicine Medical Director Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health System, Sioux Falls SD

2012-2014                            Gentiva Hospice Medical Director, Nashville TN

2011-2013                            Skyline Medical Center Neurologist, Nashville TN

2010-2013                            Alive Hospice Physician, Nashville TN

2004-2005                            Volunteer- Pencil Foundation Math Partners

2002-2003                                      Mental Health Technician- Stadter Center Psychiatric Hospital

2001-2002                                      Teaching Assistant- Human Gross Anatomy

2001                                          Certified Nursing Assistant