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Perry G. Fine, MD


  • Graduated from medical school in 1981 at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond

  • Served an internship in 1982 at the Community Hospital of Sonoma County in Santa Rosa, California

  • Completed his residency in 1984 at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center in Salt Lake City.

  • Completed a fellowship in 1985 at the Smythe Pain Clinic of the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada.

  • Board Certified in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine

  • Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology of the School of Medicine at the University of Utah

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Dr. Fine is widely published in the fields of pain management and end-of-life care. He serves on several scientific advisory boards and the editorial boards of several peer-reviewed medical journals. As a medical avocation, he has worked as a team physician for the University of Utah football team for the last 18 years and was a medical officer for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City. He is the recipient of the 2007 American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Distinguished Hospice Physician Award, and the 2008 American Pain Society John and Emma Bonica Public Service Award. In addition, in 2012, an endowed fund was been created in his name at the West Virginia University School of Nursing (Perry G. Fine, MD Fund in Pain and Palliative Medicine).