Helene R. Labonte, D.O.

  1. Geriatrician
  2. Internist
  3. Palliative Care Specialist

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  1. Hospice care
  • Geriatric medicine dementia
  • Delirium end-of-life care
  • Hospice symptom management
  1. 2006
    Fellow - Geriatric MedicineVanderbilt University Medical Center
  2. 2006
    Fellow - Palliative MedicineAlive Hospice, Nashville, TN
  3. 2005
    Chief Medical ResidentDepartment of Internal Medicine
  4. 2004
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2001
    Doctor of Osteopathic MedicineArizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, Midwestern University
  6. 1994
    BS - BiologyNorthern Arizona University
  7. 1993
    AS - NursingMohave Community College
  8. 1983
    Other - Certificate of Practical NursingMohave Community College

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Top Doc - GeriatricsPhoenix Magazine
  2. 2017
    Top Doctor - Helene R Labonte DOPhoenix Magazine
  3. 2016
    2016 Arizona Chapter LaureateArizona Chapter, American College of Physicians; Arizona Chapter
  4. 2016
    2016 Distinguished Mayo Clinician AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  5. 2012
    Super Doctors - GeriatricsAZ Magazine
  6. 2010
    Internist of the Year AwardArizona State Chapter, American College of Physicians
  7. 2009
    Top Doc - GeriatricsPhoenix Magazine
  8. 2004
    David R. Sanderson Academic Achievement Award for recognition of an outstanding graduating residentMayo Clinic in Arizona
  9. 2000
    Student Distinguished Service Award in recognition of achievements by an Arizona medical studentArizona Osteopathic Medical Association
  10. 1999
    Outreach Award for excellence in community involvement and philanthropyAmerican College of Osteopathic Family Physicians
  11. 1994
    Magna Cum LaudeNorthern Arizona University

Professional memberships

  1. 2019
    MemberSelection Committee, Visiting Medical Students Clerkship Program, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  2. 2019 - present
    MemberStudent Affairs Executive Committee, Executive Committee, Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine
  3. 2019 - present
    Vice ChairCommittee on Educational Assignment and Absence Review, Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 2018 - present
    Vice ChairGraduate Medical Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Board of Governors
  5. 2018 - present
    Vice ChairGraduate Education Committee, Education Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  6. 2017 - 2018
    FacultyMayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine - Arizona, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  7. 2017
    Poster JudgeArizona Osteopathic Medical Association, 95th Annual Convention
  8. 2017
    Poster JudgeArizona Osteopathic Medical Association, 95th Annual Convention
  9. 2016 - present
    Panel MemberCenters for Disease Control and Prevention: Special Emphasis Panel
  10. 2016 - present
    MemberDoctor's Dilemma Committee, Arizona Chapter Meeting, American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  11. 2015
    Poster JudgeAnnual Meeting, Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine
  12. 2014
    Program Organizing ChairScientific Meeting, American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  13. 2014 - 2017
    MemberEducation Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  14. 2014 - present
    ChairPatient Advisory Group, Division of Community Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  15. 2014 - present
    Councilor-at-LargeGovernor's Advisory Council, American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  16. 2013 - 2016
    Co-ChairClinical Competency Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  17. 2013 - present
    MemberGME Leadership Team, Graduate Education Committee, Education Committee
  18. 2012 - 2014
    MemberPayer Strategy Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  19. 2012 - present
    MemberLeadership Team, Department of Internal Medicine
  20. 2012 - present
    MemberInternal Medicine Administrative Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  21. 2010 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  22. 2010 - 2014
    MemberMulti-Discipline Oriented Group (DOG), Oversight Committee (ACRSOC), Clinical Research Committee
  23. 2010 - 2013
    MemberPatient Safety Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  24. 2010 - present
    MemberPlanning Committee, Arizona Chapter Meeting, American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  25. 2009 - 2018
    Accreditation OfficerGraduate Education Committee, Education Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  26. 2008 - present
    Arizona RepresentativeMayo Clinic International Health Program, Mayo Clinic Committees
  27. 2008 - 2013
    Vice ChairDivision of Community Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  28. 2007 - 2016
    Associate Program DirectorInternal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  29. 2007 - present
    MemberClinical Competency Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  30. 2007 - present
    Education ChairGeriatrics Rotation, Coordinating Committee, Graduate Medical Education Committee
  31. 2007 - present
    MemberGraduate Education Committee, Education Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  32. 2007 - present
    MemberAssociation of Program Directors in Internal Medicine
  33. 2007 - present
    Poster JudgeArizona Chapter Meeting, American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  34. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Directors Association
  35. 2006 - present
    MemberArizona Geriatrics Society, American Geriatrics Society
  36. 2005 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  37. 2004 - 2005
    Vice PresidentResidents and Fellows Association
  38. 2004 - present
    MemberAmerican Geriatrics Society
  39. 2003 - 2004
    Education ChairResidents and Fellows Association
  40. 2003 - 2004
    Co-ChairResident Education Council, Department of Internal Medicine
  41. 1999 - 2000
    Student RepresentativeEditorial Committee, Student Chapter, American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians
  42. 1998 - 1999
    PresidentStudent Chapter, American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians
  43. 1998 - 1999
    Vice PresidentStudent Consortium, Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association
  44.  
    MemberArizona Osteopathic Medical Association

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