Treatment & Services
- End of Life
- Hospice Care
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Henry Ford Hospital
Hospice & Palliative Medicine
Detroit, MI USA
Fellowship - VA National Center for Patient Safety
Research- Patient Safety
Ann Arbor, MI USA
Residency - Griffin Hospital
Internal Medicine/Preventive Medicine
Derby, CT USA
Graduate School - Yale School of Public Health
Masters in Public Health
New Haven, CT USA
Medical Education - Albany Medical College
Albany, NY USA
Graduate School - Trinity Graduate School
Deerfield, IL USA
Undergraduate - Wheaton College
Wheaton, IL USA
- Internal Medicine - Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Awards & Honors
- Teacher of the Year as voted by Hospice and Palliative Medicine fellow class of 2015-2016
- Cleveland Clinic Center for Connected Care 2017 Professional of the Year
- Gita Gidwani Mid-Career Leadership Development Scholarship 2021
- Cleveland Magazine, Best Doctors, 2022
- Cleveland Clinic Nightingale Physician Collaboration Award from the Nursing Institute, 2022
Research & Publications
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Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.
To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 6/22/2023, Dr. Hoeksema has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.