iSAGE Team

VJ Periyakoil, MDClinical Associate Professor
Project Director and Founder, 
Stanford eCampus
Stanford Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program

Dr. Vyjeyanthi (VJ) Periyakoil is a nationally recognized leader in palliative care. She is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine, and the Director of the Stanford Palliative Care Education & Training Program. She is the founder and the Director of Stanford eCampus. She also serves as the Associate Director of Palliative Care Services, VAPAHCS. Her research focuses on health and health care of adult patients with chronic and serious illnesses, multi-cultural health, geriatrics, ethno-geriatrics and ethno-palliative care. For her Stanford Community Academic Profile, please click here.


Erin Attkisson, BAVideo Editor
Palo Alto Institute of Research & Education (

Anastasia Divnich, MSInformation Technology Specialist
Palo Alto Institute of Research & Education (

Ratna Jalistagi, MSQAResearch Associate
Palo Alto Institute of Research & Education (

Carla Laurel, MS, Community Outreach Coordinator 
Palo Alto Institute of Research & Education (

Kevin MorrisonVideo Specialist
Independent Contractor

Mark WhelanSound Specialist
Independent Contractor

Kas Periyakoil, BE, MS, MBAChief Technical Consultant
Pro Bono Consultant