Helene R. Labonte, D.O.

  1. Palliative Care Specialist
  2. Internist
  3. Geriatrician

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  1. Delirium
  2. Dementia
  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

Certifications

  1. 2012
    Hospice & Palliative MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2006
    Geriatric MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 2004
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

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

Professional memberships

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