Athena Beldecos, MA, MD

  • Chief of Hospital Services, Ralph H. Johnson VAMC

Athena Beldecos received a BA from Swarthmore College in 1988, an MA in Medical Ethics from the University of Pittsburgh in 1997, and an MD from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1998.  Her thesis is entitled “The Rhetoric of Medical Innovation and Access to Experimental Treatment: A Cause for Ethical Concern.” She is currently Chief of Hospital Services at Ralph H. Johnson VAMC in Charleston, South Carolina.