Dr. LoConte is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the UW Division of Geriatrics. He received his medical degree at the University of Illinois-Chicago, and completed his internal medicine residency at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. He completed his Geriatric Medicine Fellowship and Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship training at the UW. Dr. LoConte has completed both the MEDAL Teaching and Primary Care Faculty Development programs at the University of Wisconsin. He is a former Program Director for the UW Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship program and the former Clinical Champion for Palliative Care, Veteran's Integrated Service Network 12. Currently, he is the Director of Palliative Medicine Services at the Madison VA Hospital and a medical director at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg, WI.
His interests include: medical education, pain management, improving patient doctor communication, and improving access to hospice and palliative medicine for America's veterans. Dr. LoConte lives in Madison, with his Oncologist wife Noelle LoConte, MD, and their three children.
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