Jeffrey B. Rubins, MD

Division Director, Palliative Medicine

After for working for 21 years at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center as a pulmonary and critical care physician, and more recently as Director of the Hospice and Palliative Care program, Dr. Rubins joined HFA to continue and expand the services offered by the Palliative Care program. He is ABIM board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, hospice and palliative care. As a professor of medicine at the University of Minnesota, his career has spanned basic science research, clinical research, and medical education.

Dr. Rubins has received several Teacher of the Year awards from the residents and pulmonary fellows during his career, and looks forward to involvement in future educational opportunities for Hennepin County Medical Center residents and staff.

Medical School

Boston University, Boston, MA, USA


Internal Medicine, Boston VA Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA


Pulmonary Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA