Sharon Beall

Associate Professor

Sharon Beall

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics: General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Bio

Dr. Beall began her career in General Pediatrics but began work in Hospice and Palliative Care (HPC) in 2011 by serving as Medical Director for a local hospice company. While still working in her private practice, she was instrumental in developing an inpatient hospice program at AUMC, providing education in HPC across multiple learner levels, and starting a Pediatric Palliative Care consult service. She joined CHOG as full-time faculty in January of 2021 as Director of Pediatric Palliative Care and Hospice Services.

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Education

  • MD, Medicine Augusta University, 1990

  • MS, Neurology Residency Program Georgia State University, 1986

  • BSE, Science, Technology and Society Georgia State University, 1984

Certifications

  • PHY GA Board of Medical Examiners, 2013

  • PHY GA Board of Medical Examiners, 1992

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RPED 5002

    Pediatrics General
  • PEDS 5037

    Advanced Pediatrics
  • PEDS 5000

    Basic Clkshp in PEDS

Teaching Interests

Hospice and Palliative Care
Effective Communication with Patients/Families
Symptom Management

Research Interests

Pediatric Palliative Care and Hospice